This brief summarizes a scholarly article of the same name. It reviews research which evaluates the impact of expressive writing on individuals experiencing negative emotions and PTSD, and how there might be a link between lessening these symptoms and expressive writing.
Cosentino, C., D'apice, C., Del Gaudio, M., Bertoletti, C., Bini, M., Liotti, M. C., Melli, E., Tesa, F., Sarli, L., & Artioli, G. (2021). Effectiveness of Expressive Writing protocol in Palliative Care Healthworkers: a quantitative study. Acta bio-medica: Atenei Parmensis, 92(S2), e2021010. https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v92iS2.11468
Military and Veterans Studies
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Expressive writing, Trauma, Written discourse, College academic performance
Post-traumatic stress disorder; Education, Higher
Government and Community Services
Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University
Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University, "Research Brief: "The Effects of Negative Emotion and Expressive Writing on Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms"" (2012). Institute for Veterans and Military Families. 211.
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