PTSD Treatment for Kids Gets Funding for Full Trial
An anonymous donor will fund a three-year full trial of treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder in 50 children exposed to pervasive community violence. A pilot study of a handful of San Francisco middle school students found that the one-on-one treatment method is effective.
- "PTSD Treatment That Aided S.F. Kids Gets Trial" (Tucker, San Francisco Chronicle, 10/21).