Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 22;37:39-44. Epub 2022 Jan 22.
Department of Psychology, Graduate School, Dankook University, Cheonan, Republic of Korea; Department of Psychology and Psychotherapy, College of Health Science, Dankook University, Cheonan, Republic of Korea. Electronic address:
Disasters can cause significant personal and social distress and adversely affect mental health. Compared with research on the risk factors of post-disaster post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), limited studies have reported protective factors against PTSD. We investigated whether resilience, social support, and trust in government were associated with PTSD in disaster survivors, after adjustment for the perceived damage and demographic variables including sex, age, and economic status. Read More