3 January, 2011
A tool which measures children at risk of post traumatic stress symptoms, Children Impact of Event (CRIES), is now available in three more languages.
The CRIES 8 version, which includes Intrusion and Avoidance, is now available in Farsi and French. Farsi is widely spoken in Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan.
The 13 version, which also evaluates Arousal is now available in Bengali, which is widely spoken in Bangladesh, India and Nepal.
CRIES measures risk of PTSD in children aged 8 and above.