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Author Cloitre, Marylène.

Title Treating survivors of childhood abuse : psychotherapy for the interrupted life / Marylene Cloitre, Lisa R. Cohen, Karestan C. Koenen.

Publication Info. New York : Guilford Press, [2006]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  616.8583 C643T    Check Shelf
Description xiv, 338 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-333) and index.
Contents The trauma of childhood abuse: A resource loss model -- Attachment: When protector and perpetrator are one -- Development in the context of deprivation -- Treatment rationale -- Building emotional and social resources: Overview of STAIR -- Working with traumatic memories: Overview of NST -- Extending the narrative: Transforming shame and loss -- Guidelines for implementing treatment -- Assessment of client and match for treatment -- PHASE I. SKILLS TRAINING IN AFFECTIVE AND INTERPERSONAL REGULATION (STAIR): BUILDING RESOURCES: Session 1. The resource of hope: Introducing the client to treatment -- Session 2. The resource of feelings: Emotional awareness -- Session 3. Emotion regulation -- Session 4. Emotionally engaged living -- Session 5. The resource of connection: Understanding relationship patterns -- Session 6. Changing relationship patterns -- Session 7. Agency in relationships -- Session 8. Flexibilityin relationships -- PHASE II. NARRATIVE STORY TELLING (NST): FACING THE PAST AND IMAGINING THE FUTURE: Moving from skills training to narrative processing of trauma: How do you know your client is ready? -- Session 9. Introduction to NST -- Session 10. Narrative of first memory -- Sessions 11-15. Narratives of fear -- Sessions 11-15. Narratives of shame -- Sessions 11-15. Narratives of loss -- Session 16. The last session.
Subject Adult child sexual abuse victims -- Treatment.
Child Abuse -- therapy.
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic -- therapy.
Adult -- psychology.
Psychotherapy -- methods.
Survivors -- psychology.
Added Author Cohen, Lisa R., DrPH.
Koenen, Karestan C.
ISBN 1593853122 paperback
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