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ISTSS issues press releases and statements as part of its effort to help educate the public about traumatic stress. If you're interested in being added to the press list, please send your name, affiliation and email to ISTSS.

ISTSS Highlights Innovations in Trauma Research and Treatment
November 5, 2021

ISTSS Releases Briefing Paper on Traumatic Impact of Climate Change
April 22, 2021

ISTSS Elects 2020-21 Board Members
September 25, 2020

ISTSS Resources Related to Discrimination, Bias Crimes and Hate-Based Violence
June 4, 2020

ISTSS Briefing Paper Addresses the Trauma of Hate-Based Violence
December 5, 2019

ISTSS Honors Global Advancements in Trauma Research and Treatment
November 18, 2019

ISTSS Elects New Board Members
October 17, 2019

Public Resources for PTSD Awareness Month
June 3, 2019

ISTSS Statement on Sri Lanka Bombings
April 22, 2019

ISTSS Statement on New Zealand Attacks
March 15, 2019

ISTSS Statement on the Importance of Keeping Families Together
June 27, 2018

Howard Reich Honored with 2017 ISTSS Public Advocacy Award
November 10, 2017

ISTSS Issues Briefing Paper on Trauma and Mental Health in Forcibly Displaced Populations 
Joop de Jong Honored with 2017 ISTSS Lifetime Achievement Award
November 9, 2017

ISTSS Issues Statement on U.S. Travel Restriction Policy 
July 11, 2017

Recognizing PTSD Awareness Month 
June 1, 2017

The PTSD Crisis That’s Being Ignored: Americans Wounded in Their Own Neighborhoods 
February 3, 2014

The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Honors Leaders in the Profession and Announces 2013-2014 Leadership at the Annual Meeting 
November 27, 2013

Psychological Effects of Marathon Bombing on Boston-Area Veterans with PTSD
November 6, 2013

ISTSS Announces Frank W. Putnam Trauma Research Scholars Program 
August 8, 2013

ISTSS Honors Leaders in the Profession and Announces 2012-2013 Leadership at the Annual Meeting
November 28, 2012

Self-Managed, Web-Based PTSD Treatment Program Increases Care and Decreases Symptoms for Combat Veterans 
November 8, 2012

Innovative Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy Shows Promise for Returning Troops
February 16, 2011

Trauma in Childhood Could Contribute to Obesity in Adults
January 18, 2011

Noncombatant Military Personnel Not Immune to Combat Trauma, May Be at Elevated Risk for Developing Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
January 13, 2011

Leading Practitioners Recommend Global PTSD Treatment Guidelines
September 28, 2010

Many Veterans Not Getting Enough Treatment for PTSD
February 10, 2010