Counselling for Post-traumatic Stress Disorder / Edition 3

Counselling for Post-traumatic Stress Disorder / Edition 3

by Michael J Scott, Stephen G Stradling
     
 

"Counselling for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder synthesizes knowledge of both the biological and psychological effects and translates these into practical strategies for use in counselling. The book covers the full spectrum of trauma, which may initiate PTSD. It provides a clear and detailed account of how PTSD can be recognized." "Using case examples, Mike Scott and… See more details below

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"Counselling for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder synthesizes knowledge of both the biological and psychological effects and translates these into practical strategies for use in counselling. The book covers the full spectrum of trauma, which may initiate PTSD. It provides a clear and detailed account of how PTSD can be recognized." "Using case examples, Mike Scott and Stephen Stradling outline a range of techniques for counselling clients who have suffered major trauma whether recent or many years ago. In addition they give guidance on helping trauma victims with the additional burdens of panic disorder, substance abuse and physical disability." "Counselling for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Second Edition is for all who work therapeutically with traumatized clients."--BOOK JACKET.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412920995
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Series:
Therapy in Practice Series
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1Post-traumatic responses3
2Diagnostic criteria7
3Assessment17
4Development and course of PTSD24
5Conceptualising PTSD - the maladaptive interplay of two levels of memory29
6The cognitive profile of post-traumatic responses35
7The cognitive-contextual approach40
8PTSD and sub-syndromal PTSD - case examples73
9Beyond PTSD : case examples91
10Strengths and limitations115
App. 1The Penn inventory120
App. 2Cognitive therapy scale124
App. 3Pain management129
App. 4Children and adolescents135
App. 5Eye movement desensitisation reprocessing (EMDR)140
App. 6Refugees142

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