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Cross Cultural Assessment of Psychological Trauma and PTSD

Cross Cultural Assessment of Psychological Trauma and PTSD
  • Author : John P. Wilson
  • Publsiher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 17 July 2007
  • ISBN : 0387709908
  • Pages : 405 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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This work is a vital set of insights and guidelines that will contribute to more aware and meaningful practice for mental health professionals. Focusing equally on theoretical concepts, culturally valid assessment methods, and cultural adaptation in trauma and resilience, an array of experts present the cutting edge of research and strategies. Extended case studies illustrate an informative range of symptom profiles, comorbid conditions, and coping skills, as well as secondary traumas that can occur in asylum seekers.


Cross-Cultural Assessment of Psychological Trauma and PTSD

Cross-Cultural Assessment of Psychological Trauma and PTSD
  • Author : John P. Wilson,Catherine C. So-Kum Tang
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 17 July 2007
GET THIS BOOKCross-Cultural Assessment of Psychological Trauma and PTSD

This work is a vital set of insights and guidelines that will contribute to more aware and meaningful practice for mental health professionals. Focusing equally on theoretical concepts, culturally valid assessment methods, and cultural adaptation in trauma and resilience, an array of experts present the cutting edge of research and strategies. Extended case studies illustrate an informative range of symptom profiles, comorbid conditions, and coping skills, as well as secondary traumas that can occur in asylum seekers.



Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Author : Charles B. Nemeroff,Charles Marmar
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 15 August 2018
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This volume brings together the leaders in the field of PTSD research to present an up-to-date summary and understanding of this complex disorder. All of our current knowledge and controversies concerning the diagnosis, epidemiology, course, pathophysiology and treatment are described in detail. The evidence for efficacy for each of the different forms of psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy is reviewed. Particular attention is paid to at-risk groups, including minorities, and coverage of PTSD throughout the world is reviewed as well. The authors


Issues in Critical and Emergency Medicine: 2011 Edition

Issues in Critical and Emergency Medicine: 2011 Edition
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : ScholarlyEditions
  • Release : 09 January 2012
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Issues in Critical and Emergency Medicine / 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyEditions™ eBook that delivers timely, authoritative, and comprehensive information about Critical and Emergency Medicine. The editors have built Issues in Critical and Emergency Medicine: 2011 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Critical and Emergency Medicine in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Critical and


MD/MBA

MD/MBA
  • Author : Arthur Lazarus
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 01 January 1998
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Physicians in the process of choosing medical management as a specialty need information about themselves and their options in order to make informed decisions. This book offers physicians guidance in assessing professional and personal strengths, developing self-marketing strategies, identifying and evaluating alternatives to conventional practics, and approaching career transitions in an organized way.



Complementary and Alternative Medicine for PTSD

Complementary and Alternative Medicine for PTSD
  • Author : David M. Benedek,Gary H. Wynn
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 03 August 2016
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The number of individuals diagnosed with posttraumatic stress disorder has increased in the past decade, not only in the military and veteran population but within the civilian population as well. Traditional treatments such as pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy have provided less-than-ideal results proving to be less effective when used alone to treat the disorder. Complementary and Alternative Medicine for PTSD supplements these traditional treatments, using new and effective techniques to fill the therapeutic void. The alternative therapies covered include acceptance and


Group Treatment for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Group Treatment for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Author : Bruce Young,Dudley Blake
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 25 March 2020
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Group Treatment for Post Traumatic Stress Disorders is a collection written by renowned PTSD experts who provide group treatment to trauma survivors. The book reviews the state-of-the-art applications of group therapy for survivors of trauma such as: rape victims, combat veterans, adult survivors of childhood abuse, motor vehicle accident survivors, trauma survivors with co-morbid substance abuse, survivors of disaster, families of trauma survivors, homicide witnesses and survivors, and disaster relief workers. This book a unique contribution to the field. Each


Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
  • Author : J. Douglas Bremner
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 18 April 2016
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Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: From Neurobiology to Treatment presents a comprehensive look at this key neuropsychiatric disorder. The text examines the neurobiological basis of post-traumatic stress and how our understanding of the basic elements of the disease have informed and been translated into new and existing treatment options. The book begins with a section on animal models in posttraumatic stress disorder research, which has served as the basis of much of our neurobiological information. Chapters then delve into applications of the


The View From The Wrong Side Of The Day

The View From The Wrong Side Of The Day
  • Author : T. C. Randall
  • Publisher : FriesenPress
  • Release : 24 April 2020
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The View from the Wrong Side of the Day is the story of T. C. Randall’s journey through nursing school and his career as an emergency room nurse before his diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder and general anxiety disorder. This candid and relatable memoir reveals the joys and struggles of working in the ER. With funny anecdotes and all-too-serious warnings, Randall describes the job he loves and how it led to his mental health struggles. His experience working as


What Doctors Feel

What Doctors Feel
  • Author : Danielle Ofri
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 04 June 2013
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A look at the emotional side of medicine—the shame, fear, anger, anxiety, empathy, and even love that affect patient care Physicians are assumed to be objective, rational beings, easily able to detach as they guide patients and families through some of life’s most challenging moments. But doctors’ emotional responses to the life-and-death dramas of everyday practice have a profound impact on medical care. And while much has been written about the minds and methods of the medical professionals



The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work
  • Author : John Gottman, Ph.D.
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release : 04 February 2002
GET THIS BOOKThe Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work

Just as Masters and Johnson were pioneers in the study of human sexuality, so Dr. John Gottman has revolutionized the study of marriage. As a professor of psychology at the University of Washington and the founder and director of the Seattle Marital and Family Institute, he has studied the habits of married couples in unprecedented detail over the course of many years. His findings, and his heavily attended workshops, have already turned around thousands of faltering marriages. This book is


Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5®)

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5®)
  • Author : American Psychiatric Association
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release : 22 May 2013
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This new edition of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5®), used by clinicians and researchers to diagnose and classify mental disorders, is the product of more than 10 years of effort by hundreds of international experts in all aspects of mental health. Their dedication and hard work have yielded an authoritative volume that defines and classifies mental disorders in order to improve diagnoses, treatment, and research. The criteria are concise and explicit, intended to facilitate an objective assessment of


Once Upon a Crisis

Once Upon a Crisis
  • Author : William May
  • Publisher : MindStir Media
  • Release : 01 September 2012
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Once Upon a Crisis is an informative true story about a police officer cross-trained in law enforcement and emergency medicine that takes many unexpected twists and turns over a thirty-year career. An up-close account of surviving loss that takes a good look at post-traumatic stress from the inside out. A must read for emergency service workers, those close to them, anyone considering a career in the emergency response field, or anyone trying to overcome personal loss.