Helping Teens Who Cut, Second Edition : Using DBT (R) Skills to End Self-Injury Hardback
Discovering that your teen "cuts" is every parent's nightmare.
Your most urgent question is: "How can I make it stop?" Tens of thousands of worried parents have turned to this authoritative guide for information and practical guidance about the growing problem of teen self-injury.
Dr. Michael Hollander is a leading expert on dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), the most effective treatment approach for cutting.
Vivid stories illustrate how out-of-control emotions lead some teens to hurt themselves, how DBT can help, and what other approaches can be beneficial.
You'll learn practical strategies for talking to teens about self-injury without making it worse, teaching them skills to cope with extreme emotions in a healthier way, finding the right therapist, and helping reduce stress for your whole family.
Incorporating the latest research, the second edition offers a deeper understanding of the causes of self-injury and includes new DBT skills.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 238 pages
- Publisher: Guilford Publications
- Publication Date: 22/02/2017
- Category: Counselling & advice services
- ISBN: 9781462528158
- Paperback / softback from £11.65