Principles of Trauma Therapy: A Guide to Symptoms, Evaluation, and Treatment / Edition 1
  • Principles of Trauma Therapy: A Guide to Symptoms, Evaluation, and Treatment / Edition 1
  • Principles of Trauma Therapy: A Guide to Symptoms, Evaluation, and Treatment / Edition 1

Principles of Trauma Therapy: A Guide to Symptoms, Evaluation, and Treatment / Edition 1

by John N. (Neale) Briere, Catherine Scott, Catherine S. Ehrlich
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761929215

ISBN-13: 9780761929215

Pub. Date: 03/28/2006

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Principles of Trauma Therapy: A Guide to Symptoms, Evaluation, and Treatment is a hands-on, practical guide to trauma treatment that integrates a multi-modal approach to a wide range of posttraumatic outcomes. Authors John Briere and Catherine Scott articulate a nonpathologizing, phenomenological perspective on trauma and recovery—one that emphasizes both

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Principles of Trauma Therapy: A Guide to Symptoms, Evaluation, and Treatment is a hands-on, practical guide to trauma treatment that integrates a multi-modal approach to a wide range of posttraumatic outcomes. Authors John Briere and Catherine Scott articulate a nonpathologizing, phenomenological perspective on trauma and recovery—one that emphasizes both specific therapeutic techniques and the general but critical role of the therapeutic relationship.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761929215
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/28/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
PART I: TRAUMA, EFFECTS, AND ASSESSMENT
Ch 1. What is Trauma:
Major Types of Trauma
The Problem of Combined and Cumulative Traumas
Ch 2. The Effects of Trauma
What Makes Trauma Responses More Likely, More Intense, or More Complicated
Types of Posttraumatic Responses
Ch 3. Assessing Trauma and Posttraumatic Outcomes
Assessment in the Clinical Interview
Psychological Tests
PART II: CLINICAL INTERVENTIONS
Ch 4: Central Issues in Trauma Treatment
A Basic Philosophy of Trauma, Recovery, and Growth
Central Treatment Principles
Gender Issues
Cultural Issues
Therapist Countertransference
Ch 5: Psychoeducation
Handouts and Other Media
General Focus
Constraints
Ch 6: Distress Reduction and Affect Regulation Training
Dealing With Acute Intrusion - Grounding
Intervening in Chronic Affect Dysregulation
Ch 7: Cognitive Interventions
Cognitive Reconsiderations
Cognitive Processing
Developing a Coherent Narrative
Cognitive Changes Arising From Non-Overwhelming Emotional Activation During Treatment
Insight
Ch 8: Emotional Processing
Reexperiencing as Trauma Processing
The Therapeutic Window
Constraints on Trauma Processing
The Components of Trauma Processing
Processing "Hot Spots "
Emotional Processing and Substance Abuse: Suggested modifications
Emotional Processing From Another Perspective: A Note on EMDR
Sequence and Session-Level Structure
Ch 9: Increasing Relational Functioning and Other Self-Capacities
Relational Disturbance
Identity Problems
Ch 10: Treating the Effects of Acute Trauma
Acute Traumatic Stress
Brief Review of the Acute Trauma Intervention Literature
Intervention Strategies
Ch 11: Biology and Psychopharmacology of Trauma
The Psychobiology of Trauma
Principles of Trauma Psychopharmacology
Medications for PTSD
Antipsychotics for Trauma-Related Psychosis
Sleep Medications
Medication, Pregnancy, and Lactation
Ch 12: Conclusions
References
Appendix I: The Brief Interview for Posttraumatic Stress Disorders (BIPD)
Appendix 2: The Initial Trauma Review (ITR)
Appendix 3: Breath Training Protocol

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