Post Traumatic Stress Disorder/PTSD in adolescent victims of sexual abuse: resilience and social support as protection factors The available studies highlight the negative sequelae associated with a history of sexual abuse among adolescents. some authors have argued that younger teens may be more vulnerable to PTSD symptoms given their Cited by: 63.
Learn about potential causes, warning signs and symptoms for post-traumatic stress disorder, effects and any co-occurring disorders commonly seen in adolescents and teens .
Besides PTSD, what are the other effects of trauma on children? Besides PTSD, children and adolescents who have experienced traumatic events often exhibit other types of problems. Perhaps the best information available on the effects of traumas on children comes from a review of the literature on the effects of child sexual abuse.