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Prolonged exposure therapy for adolescents with PTSD emotional processing of traumatic experiences : therapist guide

Foa, Edna B. ;Chrestman, Kelly R.

Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press 2009

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  • Title:
    Prolonged exposure therapy for adolescents with PTSD emotional processing of traumatic experiences : therapist guide
  • Author/Creator: Foa, Edna B.
  • Chrestman, Kelly R.; Gilboa-Schechtman, Eva.
  • Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press
  • Creation Date: 2009
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (219 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references.
  • Subjects: Post-traumatic stress disorder in adolescence; Cognitive therapy for teenagers
  • Description: This program is specifically intended for adolescents suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder. Clients are exposed to safe but anxiety-provoking situations as a way of overcoming their trauma-related fears. Recounting the memory of the trauma also helps clients emotionally process their traumatic experiences in order to diminish PTSD symptoms. The workbook is designed for adolescent use and includes teen-friendly forms to reinforce the skills learned in therapy.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
  • Contents: Introductory information for therapists
    Assessment and special considerations in treating adolescent trauma survivors
    Motivational interview module (optional)
    Case management module
    Treatment rationale module
    Gathering information module
    Common reactions to trauma module
    Real-life experiments module
    Recounting the memory module
    Worst moments module
    Relapse prevention module
    Final session module
    Tailoring treatment to the individual.
  • OCLC Number: 476244146
    308594785
  • Identifier: ISBN0-19-024196-9;ISBN1-281-76967-3;ISBN9786611769673;ISBN0-19-804416-X