In 1976 twentysix California children were kidnapped from their school bus and buried alive for motives never explained. All the children survived. This bizarre event signaled the beginning of Lenore Terrs landmark study on the effect of trauma on children. In this book Terr shows how trauma has affected not only the children... read more
|Author:||Kathleen Fitzgerald Rice and Betsy McAlister Groves|
Hope and Healing is a guide for early childhood professionals who care for children in a variety of early care and education settings. The authors define trauma and help readers recognize its effects on young children. They also offer tips and resources for working with traumatized children and their families and for managing stress.
|Author:||Charles L. Whitfield|
Dr. Whitfield provides a clear and effective introduction to the basic principles of recovery. This book is a modern classic, as fresh and useful today as it was more than a decade ago when first published. Here, frontline physician and therapist Charles Whitfield describes the process of wounding that the Child Within (True ... read more
|Author:||Jon G. Allen|
Mental, physical, or sexual abuse in close personal relationships commonly results in trauma that is very different from the trauma of accidents, illness, or war. This book provides a conceptual framework and a concise review of a huge knowledge base that will support and guide treatment.
|Author:||Fred P. Gallo|
Energy psychology is a scientifically validated body of research and core set of treatment techniques that conceptualizes thoughts, feelings, emotions and other psychological phenomena as manifestations of energy working though the system of the human body. If some psychological phenomenon is causing pain, distress, or a lack... read more
Helps sufferers to understand the links between past trauma and present difficulties. This book offers ways to gain control over these problems, allowing the individual to deal with intrusive memories, manage mood swings and build better relationships in adulthood.
|Author:||Peter Felix Kellerman|
This text documents the impact of trauma and explores the development of treatment, providing itegrated models of experiential treatment for clinicians to use.
The new, quick reference for understanding Posttraumatic Stress Disorder The Wiley Concise Guides to Mental Health: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder uses clear, highly accessible language to comprehensively guide the reader through posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and related issues.
|Author:||Bessel A. Van Der Kolk|
Ã¢ÂÂThis book is remarkable for including not only [the] scientific and medical viewpoint, but also the sociopolitical context in which trauma, its study, and its treatment occur....An invaluable contribution to the field of traumatic stress studies, and psychology in general. We highly recommend this book to researchers, c... read more
|Series:||For Dummies S.|
A plain-English resource for people suffering from the after-effects of a traumatic experience. An estimated five percent of Americans - over 13 million people - suffer from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) at any given time, and approximately eight percent will develop it at some time in their lives. Written for PTSD su... read more
"Talking Of Love on the Edge of a Precipice" is a book filled with hope. All of us suffer from trauma in our lives, whether it be a difficult childhood, the end of a love affair, or a violent experience. Yet rather than be controlled by our pain, it is possible for us to grow in the face of our problems and create a new life ... read more
|Author:||Elizabeth G Vermilyea|
A step-by-step guide for developing safety, self-awareness and self-care. Offers a wide range of activities including art and journaling.
This groundbreaking book offers readers effective ways to work through the trauma in their lives in order to heal their addictions. Using case studies, Dayton combines long-standing trauma theories with her own experimental therapies, and provides comprehensive references.
|Author:||Colin A Ross M.D. and Naomi Halpern CQSW|
This is a straightforward, very accessible book that covers in detail the theory, assessment, and treatment of severe dissociative disorders. The authors have spent many years studying and working with the effects of trauma, and it shows. Refreshingly devoid of unnecessary jargon, and relentlessly demystifying. Highly recomme... read more
This is a book for clinicians who specialize in helping trauma survivors and, through the course of treatment, find themselves unexpectedly confronted with client disclosures of self-destructive behaviors, including self-mutilation and other manifestations of deliberately "hurting the body" such as bingeing, purging, starving... read more
|Author:||Candice M. Monson|
Presenting an evidence-based treatment for couples in which one or both partners suffers from posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), this step-by-step manual is packed with practical clinical guidance and tools.
The therapy is carefully structured to address both PTSD symptoms and associated relationship difficulties in ... read more
Freud wrote to Binswanger on the anniversary of his daughter's death, "We will remain inconsolable. I don't care for my grandchildren anymore, but find no joy in life anymore". The author poses the question in this book; what legacy does grief, loss, trauma have upon the second and third generations? When Freud wrote 'I don't... read more