Effective Treatments for PTSD, Second Edition: Practice Guidelines from the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (Google eBook)

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Edna B. Foa, Terence M. Keane, Matthew J. Friedman, Judith A. Cohen
Guilford Press, Oct 24, 2008 - Psychology - 658 pages
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Developed under the auspices of the PTSD Treatment Guidelines Task Force of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, this tightly edited work is the definitive best-practice reference for practitioners caring for any trauma population. Leading clinical scientists thoroughly review the literature on widely used therapeutic approaches for both adults and children. Succinct treatment guidelines are presented that feature standardized ratings of the evidence for each approach. The book also offers insightful guidance to help clinicians select the most suitable therapy for particular patients and overcome frequently encountered obstacles.

  

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Contents

Chapter 1
1
Chapter 2
23
Chapter 3
62
Chapter 4
83
Chapter 5
106
Chapter 6
117
Chapter 7
139
Chapter 8
223
Chapter 13
327
Chapter 14
346
Chapter 15
370
Chapter 16
388
Chapter 17
427
Chapter 18
458
Chapter 19
479
Chapter 20
491

Chapter 9
245
Chapter 10
269
Chapter 11
279
Chapter 12
306
Chapter 21
508
Chapter 22
617
Index
643
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About the author (2008)

Edna B. Foa, PhD, is Professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania, where she is also Director of the Center for the Study and Treatment of Anxiety.

 

Terence M. Keane, PhD, is Director of the National Center for PTSD, Behavioral Sciences Division, VA Boston Healthcare System, where he is also Associate Chief of Staff for Research and Development, and Professor and Vice Chairman of Psychiatry at Boston University School of Medicine.

 

Matthew J. Friedman, MD, PhD, is Executive Director of the National Center for PTSD, White River Junction VA Medical Center, and Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology at Dartmouth Medical School.

 

Judith A. Cohen, MD, is a board-certified child and adolescent psychiatrist and Medical Director of the Center for Traumatic Stress in Children and Adolescents, Department of Psychiatry, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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