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Clinical Skills for Managing Acute Psychological Trauma
Effective Early Interventions for Treating Acute Stress Disorder
Author: Giarratano, Leah
2004
Format: Book
This is a guide for clinicians in the treatment of psychological trauma. Early treatment, according to the author, can have a positive affect both on reduction of the development of post traumatic stress disorder, and its severity. It can also help a sufferer to return to a normal way of life. Advice is given to clinicians about self care
Trauma Trauma, patient rehabilitation Acute stress disorder, treatment Psychic trauma, treatment Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, treatment Post traumatic stress disorder, patient rehabilitation PTSD, treatment Cognitive therapy Cognitive behavioural therapy for PTSD Vicarious traumatisation Trauma counselling Assessment, clinical Memory, traumatic
Table of contents
1. Acute posttraumatic stress reactions
2. Assessment of acute post-trauma reactions
3. Providing psychoeducation
4. Treatment frameworks and efficacy
5. Arousal Reduction
6. In vivo exposure therapy
7. Exposure therapy for traumatic memories
8. Cognitive therapy
9. Acute traumatisation in children and adolescents
10. Self care [for trauma clinicians]
Published: Talominbooks; Mascot, NSW, Australia
Shelf Number: Tr34
Acquisiton Number: 2675
ISBN: 1920902023

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