Genetics Might Play Critical Role in PTSD Treatment

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

As basic science and medicine continue to evolve we are learning that genetics have a lot to do with, well, a lot of things! This article from Psychiatric News explains how one particular psychotherapy, CBT, can actually change the way a certain gene is expressed. This possibly (yes, I said possibly) explains why this particular psychotherapy may be optimal for patients suffering from PTSD.