PTSD: Cognitive explanations

IB Psychology: PTSD: Cognitive explanations

The cognitive approach argues that cognitive processes play a role in our mental health. PTSD is characterized by often vivid and intrusive memories of a traumatic event. Cognitive psychologists argue that maladaptive schema and patterns of thinking play a role in PTSD. Key conceptsBefore completing the module below, please read the section of the textbook called Cognitive approach to PTSD. When reading this section,...


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