2012.08.28 | Research news

A balanced perspective on autobiographical memory

Conference on autobiographical memory at Aarhus University, Business and Social Sciences brings together historically opposed researchers.

Typically, it is not the experience of war that triggers the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PSTD), explains Dorthe Berntsen Photo: Julia Rolsted Stacey, AU Communication, BSS.

2012.08.13 | Research news

War is not necessarily the cause of post-traumatic stress disorder

Recent research carried out at Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University shows that surprisingly, the majority of soldiers exhibiting symptoms of post-traumatic stress syndrome were suffering from poor mental health before they were posted to a war zone.