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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Interpersonal Therapy for Veterans with PTSD
Principal Investigator:

Mary Tracie Shea

Location: Providence, RI
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: January 2016 - December 2020
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The strong relationship between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and interpersonal problems is well documented. PTSD is highly associated with relationship discord, increased intimate partner violence, and difficulties in connecting with others, leading to social isolation. These types of conflicts, as well as the social withdrawal that is common among Veterans with PTSD, diminish the Veteran's opportunities for interaction with supportive others...

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