Topic: Exposure therapy

Extinguishing fear

Nov. 10, 2011
Soldiers salute the flag at sunset.

Psychology researchers aim to help military veterans combat PTSD by pairing a memory-enhancing drug with prolonged exposure therapy.

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Memory-Enhancing Drug May Improve Exposure Therapy for PTSD Patients, Study Shows

Nov. 2, 2011

A memory-enhancing drug may improve the speed and effectiveness of prolonged exposure therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) patients, according to a new pilot study by psychologists at The University of Texas at Austin, the University of Washington and the University of Pennsylvania.

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