International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 6, Issue 5, Part G (2020)
Yogic model of Pt. Shriram Sharma Acharya for treating PTSD
Jyoti, Dr. Chinmay Pandya and Dr. Sureshlal Barnwal
Pt. Shriram Sharma Acharya developed variety of Yogic practices, which helps in get rid of physiological as well as psychological problems. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder. It can develop following a traumatic event that threatens safety or makes feel helpless. PTSD is a serious potentially debilitating condition that can occur in people who have experienced or witnessed a natural disaster, serious accident, terrorist incident, and sudden death of a loved one, war, violent personal assault such as rape, or other life-threatening events.
To examine the effect of yogic package on PTSD in the survivors of 2013 Uttarakhand Flood Disaster.
Method: All subjects (18 to 55 years) were taken from Uttarkashi district (Uttarakhand). The sample will be chosen by the administration of Posttraumatic Diagnostic Scale (PDS) on the people affected by the 2013 Uttarakhand Flood Disaster. Those who suffer from the PTSD, from them 80 subjects will be selected randomly. The sample is divided into 2 groups equally 40-40 as control and experimental group.
Results: The result shows the significant difference between experimental group and control group.
Conclusions: These finding demonstrated that the effect of yoga has a positive impact on PTSD in the survivors of 2013 Uttarakhand Flood Disaster.
How to cite this article:
Jyoti, Dr. Chinmay Pandya and Dr. Sureshlal Barnwal. Yogic model of Pt. Shriram Sharma Acharya for treating PTSD. International Journal of Applied Research. 2020; 6(5): 436-441.