The psychological impact of exposure to floods

Victoria Mason, Holly Andrews, Dominic UPTON

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Abstract

A number of studies have shown a range of symptoms resulting from exposure to natural disasters such as flooding. Among these consequences, individuals may experience symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression and anxiety. The aim of this study was to examine the psychological impact of flooding in the UK.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)61-73
Number of pages13
JournalPsychology, Health and Medicine
Volume15
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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Mason, Victoria ; Andrews, Holly ; UPTON, Dominic. / The psychological impact of exposure to floods. In: Psychology, Health and Medicine. 2010 ; Vol. 15, No. 1. pp. 61-73.
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