This leading practitioner's guide, now thoroughly updated, examines the nature of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and provides a complete framework for planning and implementing cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). Steven Taylor addresses the complexities of treating people who have experienced different types of trauma and shows how to adapt empirically supported protocols to each client's needs. Rich case examples illustrate the nuts and bolts of cognitive interventions, exposure exercises, and adjunctive methods. -- Publisher
"A fascinating, transformative look at the therapeutic powers of psychedelic drugs, particularly in the treatment of PTSD, and the past fifty years of scientific, political, and legal controversy they have ignited, by award-winning journalist Tom Shroder"-- Publisher
See exactly what's happening inside your patients with acute or chronic renal failure. Learn how to spot the signs of these pathophysiologic changes and intervene to prevent life-threatening complications. With this video, you'll get a wealth of in-depth, practical information to help you understand and treat these serious disorders.
-identify key risk factors for renal failure.
-understand how each type of acute renal failure occurs and affects other body systems.
-spot the effects of each phase of acute renal failure.
detect characteristic signs and symptoms of chronic renal failure.
-teach patients to make diet and lifestyle changes to minimize complications.
...and much, much more.
-- Blanchard & Loeb website.
"In this training video, six noted therapists and experts offer advice on identifying and dealing with Compassion Fatigue. Secondary Traumatization and Compassion Fatigue are discussed as a hazard to the helping professionals who deal with traumatic events. Experts include Frank Ochberg, MD, Charles Figley, PhD, John Wilson, PhD, Carl Bell, MD, Atle Dyregrov, PhD, and Angie Panos, PhD, who outline symptoms and risks, and provide new information about prevention, resilience, and treatment. You will hear the experts' personal stories and learn specific strategies for awareness, lifestyle balance, and connecting with others. This video has been used by the U.S. Army as part of their Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program. Intended for students and practitioners in clinical psychology, counseling, social work, and related health professions." -Supplied by publisher.
Featured experts: Frank Ochberg, Charles Figley, John Wilson, Carl Bell, Atle Dyregrov, Angie Panos.
Assessment and diagnosis of adults / Frank W. Weathers, Terence M. Keane and Edna B. Foa -- Assessment of children / Victor Balaban -- Psychological debriefing for adults / Jonathan I. Bisson ... [et al.] -- Acute interventions for children and adolescents exposed to trauma / Melissa J. Brymer ... [et al.] -- Early cognitive-behavioral interventions for adults / Brett T. Litz and Richard A. Bryant -- Cognitive-behavioral therapy for adults / Shawn P. Cahill ... [et al.] -- Cognitive-behavioral therapy for children and adolescents / Judith A. Cohen ... [et al.] -- Psychopharmacotherapy for adults / Matthew J. Friedman, Jonathan R.T. Davidson and Dan J. Stein -- Psychopharmacotherapy for children and adolescents / Craig L. Donnelly -- Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing / C. Richard Spates ... [et al.] -- Group therapy / M. Tracey Shea ... [et al.] -- School-based treatment for children and adolescents / Lisa H. Jaycox, Bradley D. Stein and Lisa Amaya-Jackson -- Psychodynamic therapy for adults / Harold S. Kudler ... [et al.] -- Psychodynamic therapy for child trauma / Alicia F. Lieberman, Chandra Ghosh Ippen and Steven Marans -- Psychosocial rehabilitation / Shirley M. Glynn, Charles Drebing, and Walter Penk -- Hypnosis / Etzel Cardena ... [et al.] -- Couple and family therapy for adults / David S. Riggs ... [et al.] -- Creative therapies for adults / David Read Johnson, Mooli Lahad and Amber Gray -- Creative arts therapies for children / Robin F. Goodman, Linda M. Chapman and Linda Gantt -- Treatment of PTSD and comorbid disorders / Lisa M. Najavits ... [et al.].