SPECIFICITY OF LIVING WITH PTSD IN ADOLESCENTS 12 – 16 YEARS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC
Bresso Tatyana Ivanovna, Borovaya Olga Borisovna
Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University (Pirogov Medical University)
Abstract. In this article, the authors consider post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), its specificity of manifestation in adolescents aged 12-16 years. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on adolescents with PTSD is considered. The authors emphasize that the cause of post-traumatic stress disorder is mental injuries of varying severity. The COVID-19 pandemic is one of the factors favorable for the occurrence of PTSD in adolescents. To study this topic, the authors analyzed the articles of domestic and foreign specialists.
Keywords: psychology; PTSD; adolescents; pandemic; mental disorders.