Understanding Post-Traumatic Stress: A Psychosocial Perspective on PTSD and Treatment / Edition 1

Understanding Post-Traumatic Stress: A Psychosocial Perspective on PTSD and Treatment / Edition 1

by Stephen Joseph, Ruth Williams, William Yule
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471968013

ISBN-13: 9780471968016

Pub. Date: 07/14/1997

Publisher: Wiley

This book examines the latest developments in theory and research in post-traumatic stress disorder. Drawing on the literature exploring personality and social psychology, it presents an integrative model of psychosocial factors affecting adjustment following traumatic stressors. It serves as an innovative contribution to the area as well as an introductory text. A

Overview

This book examines the latest developments in theory and research in post-traumatic stress disorder. Drawing on the literature exploring personality and social psychology, it presents an integrative model of psychosocial factors affecting adjustment following traumatic stressors. It serves as an innovative contribution to the area as well as an introductory text. A main feature of the book is a series of

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471968016
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/14/1997
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Normal and Abnormal Reactions to Trauma.

Assessment and Measurement.

Types of Trauma: From Natural Disaster to Political Violence.

Theoretical Paradigms and Perspectives.

Evidence for an Integrative Model of Adjustment.

Intervention and Treatment.

Conclusions.

References.

Index.

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