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4 in 10 security guards have PTSD

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Coverage of research led by Risto Talas and Mark Button showing that thousands of security guards in the UK are suffering Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Period9 Apr 2020 → 23 Apr 2020

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TitleFour in ten guards suffer PTSD
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletProfessional Security Magazine
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date23/04/20
DescriptionFour in ten security guards in the UK are suffering Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), from verbal and physical abuse, according to researchers at the University of Portsmouth.
URLhttps://www.professionalsecurity.co.uk/news/case-studies/four-in-ten-guards-suffer-ptsd/
PersonsMark Button, Risto Talas
TitleSupport mechanism introduced for employers of traumatised security staff
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletFire Safety Matters
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date23/04/20
DescriptionIn response to the additional pressures placed on staff due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and with lockdown prohibiting training events, the charity PTSD Resolution has now launched an online interactive version of its TATE (Trauma Awareness Training for Employers) short course
URLhttps://www.fsmatters.com/PTSD-offers-support-for-traumatised-security-staff
PersonsMark Button, Risto Talas
TitleStudy: 4 in 10 security guards have PTSD
Media name/outletUnited Press International
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/04/20
DescriptionCoverage of a study by Risto Talas and Mark Button which showed almost 40 percent of security guards surveyed exhibited symptoms of PTSD
Producer/AuthorHealthDay News
URLhttps://www.upi.com/Health_News/2020/04/15/Study-4-in-10-security-guards-have-PTSD/1001586923495/
PersonsRisto Talas, Mark Button
TitleStudy: 4 in 10 Security Guards Suffer PTSD
Media name/outletNewsmax
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/04/20
DescriptionCoverage of the study by Risto Talas and Mark Button in which interviews with 750 private security guards in the United Kingdom revealed that nearly 40% had symptoms of PTSD
URLhttps://www.newsmax.com/health/health-news/post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/2020/04/15/id/962971/
PersonsRisto Talas, Mark Button
Title4 in 10 Security Guards Suffer PTSD, Study Finds
Media name/outletMedicineNet
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date14/04/20
DescriptionReport that says many British security guards have post-traumatic stress disorder due to frequent verbal and physical abuse, according to research by Risto Talas and Mark Button
URLhttps://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=230276
PersonsRisto Talas, Mark Button
Title4 in 10 Security Guards Suffer PTSD, Study Finds
Media name/outletDoctors Lounge
Media typeWeb
CountryEgypt
Date14/04/20
DescriptionArticle about research led by Risto Talas and Mark Button showing that thousands of security guards in the UK are suffering Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
URLhttps://www.doctorslounge.com/index.php/news/hd/95281
PersonsRisto Talas, Mark Button
Title4 in 10 Security Guards Suffer PTSD, Study Finds
Media name/outletDrugs.com
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date14/04/20
DescriptionMany British security guards have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) due to frequent verbal and physical abuse, researchers led by Risto Talas and Mark Button report
URLtiny.cc/hhq0nz
PersonsRisto Talas, Mark Button
TitleThousands of security guards suffering PTSD after public abuse, University of Portsmouth researchers claim
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/04/20
DescriptionThousands of security guards are being left traumatised after facing a constant tirade of abuse and violence while on duty, researchers in Portsmouth have claimed
Producer/AuthorTom Cotterill
URLhttps://www.portsmouth.co.uk/news/crime/thousands-security-guards-suffering-ptsd-after-public-abuse-university-portsmouth-researchers-claim-2535004
PersonsRisto Talas, Mark Button
TitleSecurity guards are struggling with PTSD and lack psychological support
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletTekk.tv
Media typeWeb
CountryGermany
Date9/04/20
DescriptionNew research shows thousands of UK security guards suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after being exposed to frequent episodes of verbal and physical abuse
URLhttps://tekk.tv/gesundheit/das-sicherheitspersonal-hat-mit-ptsd-zu-kampfen-und-es-fehlt-ihm-an-psychischer-unterstutzung/
PersonsMark Button, Risto Talas

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