Traumatic Incident Reduction (TIR)
is one of four new approaches to trauma investigated and emphatically endorsed by Drs. Charles Figley and Joyce Carbonell in their recent ground-breaking study at Florida State University, "The Active Ingredients
in Efficient Treatments of PTSD."; Also, see the article in the July/August, 1996 issue of The Family Therapy Networker: "Researching PTSD - Going for the Cure."
The article below is from a recent issue of Traumatology:
the Electronic Journal edited by Professor Charles Figley , and delineates some background to the studies conducted at Florida State University.