Topic: Michael Telch

Spotlight on undergraduate research

April 16, 2012
Spotlight on undergraduate research

Research Week takes place April 16-20. To celebrate undergraduate research and creative activity, we're highlighting five profiles of student researchers.

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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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Soldiers Who Avoid Distressing Images More at Risk for PTSD, Research Shows

April 4, 2011

When presented with images of faces depicting various emotional states, people who look briefly at fearful expressions are more vulnerable to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) than those who look at the images longer, a finding of particular concern for U.S. soldiers fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan, University of Texas at Austin researchers say.

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Working with Fort Hood soldiers, researchers seek factors that predispose service members to posttraumatic stress disorder

Nov. 16, 2009

Brian Baldwin, a retired army officer and project manager for the Texas Combat PTSD Risk Project, knows first-hand the consequences of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

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