Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Dramatherapy: Treatment and Risk Reduction

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Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Jan 1, 1994 - Medical - 130 pages
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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Dramatherapy is a valuable practical guide for all those working in the field of trauma, from the result of war to the aftermath of sexual abuse. It shows ways forward in helping the sufferer, or group, in their journey through the dark, discussing how they can discover new paths or be reminded of long forgotten coping skills. The author acknowledges the therapist's needs and the presence of old wounds, and presents ways of working through them in both training and supervision, enabling them to journey with people on their way to healing.
  

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Contents

What is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder?
1
Normalisation
10
Training and Preparation in the Reduction of Risk
22
Debriefing
38
Key Concepts in the Treatment of PTSD
49
The Use of Dramatherapy Groups in the Treatment
63
The Use of Dramatherapy in the Treatment
85
Supervision and its Importance
110
Conclusion
122
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About the author (1994)

Linda Winn is a practising dramatherapist with over twelve years' experience of working with individuals experiencing eating disorders, in addition to her extensive work with those suffering from post traumatic stress disorder.

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