For the millions who suffer from the effects of a traumaticexperience, this book offers help and hope and provides thediverseelements needed for lasting recovery. Trauma can take manyforms, fromthe most disturbing of circumstances such as witnessing amurder orviolent crime to the subtle trauma of living with the effects of abuseor alcoholism. Deep emotional wounds often seem like they willneverheal, but Glenn Schiraldi has helped and witnessed survivorsrecover, grow, and find happiness.
By helping people recognize the copingmechanisms and by dealing directly with the effects of a traumaticexperience, there is a great reason for hope. "ThePost-TraumaticStress Disorder Sourcebook is a guide for both survivors andtheirloved ones, helping them to see that on the other side of their painisrecovery and growth.Explains the psychic defenses that cango into effect to protect a victim from further emotionalharm
Provides information on triggers and the debilitating effects ofpost-traumatic stress disorder
Addresses how the healing process canbegin and how fear diminishes through a variety of medic andnonmedicinal treatment methods