Research in, and knowledge about trauma-related disorders is important in order to help people reduce both acute and chronic disorders.
The Danish National Centre of Psychotraumatology has the highest expertise in the country in acute stress disorder (ASD), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and complex PTSD. We handle a variety of tasks; particularly research, where we have a wide and international cooperation.
Additionally, we validate different tests such as the Danish version of the Darryl test (the Thomas test) we train Phd. students, and we take part in implementing a long line of projects - national as well as international.
We focus our research on the following broad areas: