Stress and Animal Models of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Hagit Cohen, Gal Richter-Levin, Joseph Zohar

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterpeer-review

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Stress
Subtitle of host publicationNeuropsychological Effects on the Brain
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9781444330236
StatePublished - 14 Oct 2011


  • Acute-phase pharmacotherapeutic interventions
  • Anatomic biomolecular parameters and behavioral response
  • Animal models of PTSD-trauma/stress-based models
  • Freezing response mode for animals
  • PTSD, comorbid with depressive and anxiety disorders
  • Richter-Levin's stress model, the underwater trauma
  • Stress and animal models of PTSD
  • Stress, emotional and physical manifestations
  • Time, in traumatic stress-induced disorders

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Psychology

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