The therapist’s go-to source for treating a range of traumatized patients. With so many trauma treatments to choose from, their advantages and disadvantages, accessible volume, how can a therapist know which is best for his or her client? In a single, making sense of the treatment options available, Robin Shapiro explains them all, and how to determine which treatments are best suited to which clients.
Principles of Trauma Therapy: A Guide to Symptoms, Evaluation, and Treatment DSM-5 Update NULL
Grounded in empirically-supported trauma treatment techniques and adapted to the complexities of actual clinical practice, those in private practice, this book is a hands-on resource for front-line clinicians, and graduate students of public mental health . This popular text provides a creative synthesis of cognitive-behavioral, relational, affect regulation, mindfulness, and psychopharmacologic approaches to the "real world" treatment of acute and chronic posttraumatic states.
Thoroughly updated with dsm-5 content throughout, Principles of Trauma Therapy, Second Edition: DSM-5 Update is both comprehensive in scope and highly practical in application.
Easy Ego State Interventions: Strategies for Working With Parts
Many of the interventions included in this book are also effective with clients across the dissociation spectrum—dissociation is a condition particularly well suited to ego state work—including clients who suffer trauma and complex trauma. Part ii: problem-specific interventions includes chapters devoted to working with trauma, relationship challenges, personality disorders, suicidal ideation, and more.
Ego state work blends easily, and often seamlessly, with most other modalities. Rich with case examples, this book is both a pragmatic introduction for clinicians who have never before utilized parts work and a trove of proven interventions for experienced hands to add to their therapeutic toolbox. The powerful techniques and interventions in this book can be used alone or combined with other therapies.
Quick, essential techniques to practice ego state therapy, a popular therapeutic approach. Most of us have different aspects, anxious, for example, or the depressed, “parts, behaviors, ” or “ego states” of ourselves—the silly and imaginative five-year-old part, or angry adolescent—which manifest as particular moods, and reactions depending on the demands of our external and internal environments.
. In her characteristic wise, and user-friendly writing style, how to access them in clients, Robin Shapiro explains what ego states are, compassionate, and how to use them for a variety of treatment issues. Welcome to a powerful, flexible resource to help even the most difficult clients build a sense of themselves as adult, loveable, worthwhile, and competent.
They are suitable for garden-variety clients with normal developmental issues like self-care challenges, depression, anxiety, grief, and differentiation from families and peer groups.
Pocket Guide to Interpersonal Neurobiology: An Integrative Handbook of the Mind Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology
Siegel's books:“siegel is a must-read author for anyone interested in the science of the mind. Daniel goleman, the inner world, the latest science, author of Social Intelligence: The New Science of Human Relationships“Stands out for its skillful weaving together of the interpersonal, and practical applications.
Jack kornfield, founding teacher of the insight meditation society and Spirit Rock Center, PhD, and author of A Path With Heart“Siegel has both a meticulous understanding of the roles of different parts of the brain and an intimate relationship with mindfulness . Daniel siegel is one of the most thoughtful, eloquent, scientifically solid and reputable exponents of mind/body/brain integration in the world today.
Jon kabat-zinn, full catastrophe living, there You Are, author of Wherever You Go, PhD, and Coming to Our Senses . The central concepts of the theory of interpersonal neurobiology. Many fields have explored the nature of mental life from psychology to psychiatry, literature to linguistics. It is also designed to assist you in seeing the intricate foundations of interpersonal neurobiology as you read other books in the Norton Series on Interpersonal Neurobiology.
Praise for Daniel J. Yet as any neuroscientist will tell you, the mind is shaped by the firing patterns in the brain. The interactions we have with one another shape our mental world.
Trauma Competency: A Clinician's Guide
Recommended for all clinicians working with trauma, this book is a clear and concise, reader-friendly illumination of the HOW and the WHY of trauma treatment. This is a book for clinicians. More specifically, it is a book for clinicians to use with their clients affected by trauma's sequelae. Unique in its approach, theories and current neuroscience, author Linda Curran not only defines and explains the current trauma paradigm-relevant, but step-by-step demonstrates its in-session clinical utility and applicability.
This is the book that clinicians will refer to daily - the beat-up book whose pages are falling out due to excessive handling, referencing specific pages over and over, and copying handouts for clients. From assessment through stabilization, from internal and external resourcing to the working through of traumatic material, each chapter guides the clinician further into trauma's theory and practice.
EMDR Toolbox, Second Edition: Theory and Treatment of Complex PTSD and Dissociation
Robin logie, emdr uk & ireland“a brilliant and accessible book…The information in this book will revolutionize EMDR treatment with complex trauma/dissociated clients. Carol forgash, lcsw, bcd“this book is a jewel for EMDR clinicians. Clear and engaging, peppered with relevant case histories, this book would make an important addition to anyone's EMDR-related book collection.
Dr. Each intervention is examined in detail with accompanying transcripts, client drawings, and case studies illustrating the nuances and variations in intervention application. Praise for the first edition:“Reading this book has given me a whole host of new ideas about working with complex and dissociative clients.
. It is also recommended for any professional interested in the treatment of complex disorders… Jim Knipe is a highly gifted professional and this is the result of many years of experience and practice. Dolores mosquera, ms, amazon reviewthis innovative resource for therapists trained in Standard EMDR delivers a powerful set of EMDR-based “Tools” - useful strategies for helping difficult-to-treat clients with complex emotional problems.
The second edition reflects the author’s ongoing efforts to design treatments that can significantly extend the therapeutic power of methods based on an Adaptive Information Processing model. It describes new discoveries that promote effective ways of structuring therapy sessions and refines original treatment procedures that can facilitate and safely accelerate therapeutic progress.
The book provides an overview of the principal issues in treating these complex emotional problems and describes highly effective methodologies with a wide variety of clinical presentations that originate in or include disturbing traumatic memories.
Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence--From Domestic Abuse to Political Terror
By placing individual experience in a broader political frame, Harvard psychiatrist Judith Herman argues that psychological trauma is inseparable from its social and political context. Hailed by the new york times as "one of the most important psychiatry works to be published since Freud, " Trauma and Recovery is essential reading for anyone who seeks to understand how we heal and are healed.
. Drawing on her own research on incest, as well as a vast literature on combat veterans and victims of political terror, she shows surprising parallels between private horrors like child abuse and public horrors like war. In this groundbreaking book, a leading clinical psychiatrist redefines how we think about and treat victims of trauma.
A "stunning achievement" that remains a "classic for our generation. Bessel van der Kolk, M. D. Author of the Body Keeps the Score. Trauma and recovery is revered as the seminal text on understanding trauma survivors.
101 Trauma-Informed Interventions: Activities, Exercises and Assignments to Move the Client and Therapy Forward
Equally useful in both group and individual settings, these interventions will provide hope and healing for the client, as well as expand and solidify the professional's expertise. Tools and techniques drawn from the most effective trauma modalities:- art therapy- CBT- DBT- EFT- EMDR- Energy Psychology- Focusing- Gestalt Therapy- Guided Imagery- Mindfulness- Psychodrama- Sensorimotor Psychology- Somatic Experiencing and Movement Therapies.
This is the workbook that all mental health professionals wish they had at the beginning of their careers. Containing over 100 approaches to effectively deal with trauma, this workbook pulls together a wide array of treatments into one concise resource.
The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma
Bessel van der kolk, one of the world’s foremost experts on trauma, has spent over three decades working with survivors. 1 new york times bestseller“Essential reading for anyone interested in understanding and treating traumatic stress and the scope of its impact on society. Alexander mcfarlane, director of the centre for traumatic Stress StudiesA pioneering researcher transforms our understanding of trauma and offers a bold new paradigm for healing in this New York Times bestseller Trauma is a fact of life.
Van der kolk’s own research and that of other leading specialists, The Body Keeps the Score exposes the tremendous power of our relationships both to hurt and to heal—and offers new hope for reclaiming lives. He explores innovative treatments—from neurofeedback and meditation to sports, drama, and yoga—that offer new paths to recovery by activating the brain’s natural neuroplasticity.
Dr. In the body keeps the score, self-control, engagement, compromising sufferers’ capacities for pleasure, he uses recent scientific advances to show how trauma literally reshapes both body and brain, and trust. Veterans and their families deal with the painful aftermath of combat; one in five Americans has been molested; one in four grew up with alcoholics; one in three couples have engaged in physical violence.
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Assessing and Treating Trauma and PTSD, Second Edition
This collection of physiological and psychological techniques provides professions with a practical, eclectic approach to a variety of treatments. This reader-friendly book masterfully explores the nature of traumatic stress and provides spot-on assessment tools for various trauma-related criteria. High-risk” indicators for ptsd -changes from dsm-iv-tr to dsm-5-dsm-5 predictors for ptsd-dissociation and treatments-Attachment theory and neurobiology of broken attachment bonds -Nutritional supplement update for the prevention and treatment of PTSD -Current psychopharmacological studies for PTSD -The relationship as therapy.
The second edition updates significant trauma related diagnoses, as well as new theories, research and therapeutic techniques.
Somatic Psychotherapy Toolbox: 125 Worksheets and Exercises to Treat Trauma & Stress
Whether you're new to somatic approaches or a seasoned practitioner, this toolbox will be a game-changer in your work. From over 25 years of clinical experience, ma, lMFT, Manuela Mischke-Reeds, has created the go-to resource for mental health therapists who want to incorporate somatic techniques into their daily practice.
Highly-effective for clients dealing with trauma and stress disorders, somatic psychotherapy is the future of healing the entire person-body and mind. Section-by-section, this toolbox guide the clinician through: - targeted somatic interventions for trauma, stress and PTSD - Steps to incorporate the body into your current therapeutic approach - Mindfulness techniques and breath work - Starting guidelines, safety concerns and keys to success- Getting to know their own body to better use body work with clients.