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   2011, Vol. 19 Issue (8) : 1091-1098     DOI:
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Psychological and Behavioral Research after Major Disaster in China
LIU Zheng-Kui;WU Kan-Kan;WANG Li
(1 Key Laboratory of Mental Health, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101 China)
(2 Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, beijing, 100101 China)
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Abstract  China is a disaster-phone country. Major disasters not only threaten safety of life and property of people and cause enormous lost to the national, but also severely affect the psychological well-being of the survivors, their families and community. The present article reviewed research progress on disaster psychology after “512 Wenchuan Earthquake”, including epidemiological study on psychological trauma, structural model of Post Trauma Stress Disorder (PTSD), behavioral traits, changes in cognitive function and immunological function aftermath of disaster, group dynamics and group behaviors. Finally, the article analyzed future research directions and foresees the potentials in disaster psychology research in China.
Keywords psychological support      psychological trauma      PTSD     
Corresponding Authors: LIU Zheng-Kui   
Issue Date: 15 August 2011
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LIU Zheng-Kui,WU Kan-Kan,WANG Li. Psychological and Behavioral Research after Major Disaster in China[J]. , 2011, 19(8): 1091-1098.
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