Diagnostic criteria for PTSD

Psychotherapy With Trauma and Stressor-Related Disorders

Succinctly, address the following:

Briefly explain the neurobiological basis for PTSD illness Please watch this video from this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RkSv_zPH-M4)

Discuss the DSM-5 diagnostic criteria for PTSD and relate these criteria to the symptomology presented in the case study. Does the video case presentation provide sufficient information to derive a PTSD diagnosis? Justify your reasoning. Do you agree with the other diagnoses in the case presentation? Why or why not?

Discuss one other psychotherapy treatment option for the client in this case study. Explain whether your treatment option is considered a “gold standard” treatment from a clinical practice guideline perspective, and why using the gold standard, evidence-based treatments from clinical practice guidelines is important for psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioners.

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