Photo of elderly woman examining medicine bottleThe goal of this overview is to describe PTSD specific to the older adult, the impact and prevalence of this disorder, signs and symptoms, treatment and management strategies.

Objectives
At the end of this overview you will be able to:
  • Describe PTSD in the Older Adult
  • Identify the impact and prevalence in older adults
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms
  • Review the treatment options and management strategies