Modern Psychological Studies
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Place of Publication
This purpose of this paper is to review the literature on imagery as it relates to the treatment of nightmares as a symptom of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This paper introduces the dire need for nightmare related PTSD treatments. Furthermore, it describes why imagery exposure works, why it should be used to treat PTSD related nightmares, and this paper will introduce proposed further research that has been influenced by the literature reviewed
BF1 .M63 v. 18 no. 1 2012
Rains, Jamie E.
"The journey of imagery in relation to post traumatic stress (PTSD) treatment: a literature review,"
Modern Psychological Studies: Vol. 18
, Article 9.
Available at: http://scholar.utc.edu/mps/vol18/iss1/9