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A Casebook of Cognitive Therapy for Traumatic Stress Reactions, Paperback / softback Book

A Casebook of Cognitive Therapy for Traumatic Stress Reactions Paperback / softback

Edited by Nick (South London and Maudsley Foundation NHS Trust, UK) Grey

Description

Many people experience traumatic events and whilst some gradually recover from such experiences, others find it more difficult and may seek professional help for a range of problems.

A Casebook of Cognitive Therapy for Traumatic Stress Reactions aims to help therapists who may not have an extensive range of clinical experience.

The book includes descriptions and case studies of clinical cases of cognitive behavioural treatments involving people who have experienced traumatic events, including:people with phobias, depression and paranoid delusions following traumatic experiencespeople with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)people who have experienced multiple and prolonged traumatizationspeople who are refugees or asylum-seekers. All chapters are written by experts in the field and consider what may be learned from such cases.

In addition it is considered how these cases can be applied more generally in cognitive behavioural treatments for traumatic stress reactions.

This book will be invaluable to all mental health professionals and in particular to therapists wanting to treat people who have experienced traumatic events, allowing them to creatively apply their existing knowledge to new clinical cases.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 328 pages, 16 Tables, black and white; 14 Illustrations, black and white
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Psychotherapy
  • ISBN: 9780415438032