Compassion Fatigue

Coping With Secondary Traumatic Stress Disorder In Those Who Treat The Traumatized

Author: Charles R. Figley

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 113486261X

Category: Psychology

Page: 292

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This volume is the latest in a series that focuses on the immediate and long-term consequences of highly stressful events. It focuses on those individuals who provide therapy to victims of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder crisis and trauma counselors, Red Cross workers, nurses, and doctors.
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Person-Centered Diagnosis and Treatment in Mental Health

A Model for Empowering Clients

Author: Peter D. Ladd,AnnMarie Churchill

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 1849058865

Category: Psychology

Page: 352

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Clients with mental health conditions are often diagnosed and treated using a strictly medical model of diagnosis, with little input from the client themselves.This reference manual takes a person-centered, holistic approach to diagnosis and treatment, seeing the client as the unrecognized expert on their condition and encouraging their collaboration. Designed to complement the DSM-IV, the manual covers several different conditions including ADHD, depression, bulimia, and OCD, as well as mental health 'patterns' such as abuse, bullying, violence and loss. In each case, the client is involved in the diagnosis and treatment plan. the book features extended case studies, sample questions and treatment plans throughout.This will be an essential reference book for all those involved in mental health diagnosis and treatment, including psychologists, psychiatrists, mental health counselors, clinical social workers, school counselors and therapists.
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The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting

Author: Holly Mikkelson,Renée Jourdenais

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317595017

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 456

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The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting provides a comprehensive survey of the field of interpreting for a global readership. The handbook includes an introduction and four sections with thirty one chapters by leading international contributors. The four sections cover: The history and evolution of the field The core areas of interpreting studies from conference interpreting to interpreting in conflict zones and voiceover Current issues and debates from ethics and the role of the interpreter to the impact of globalization A look to the future Suggestions for further reading are provided with every chapter. The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting is an essential reference for researchers and advanced students of interpreting.
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Treating Compassion Fatigue

Author: Charles R. Figley

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135454590

Category: Psychology

Page: 368

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In recent years, much has occurred in the field of traumatology, including the widening of the audience and the awareness of PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder). This book from celebrated traumatology pioneer Charles Figley, further clarifies the concept of compassion fatigue through theory, research, and treatment. The basic thesis of this book is the identification, assessment, and treatment of compassion fatigue and this is done over eleven chapters, each from distinguished researchers in the field.
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Common Shock

Witnessing Violence Every Day : how We are Harmed, how We Can Heal

Author: Kathy Weingarten

Publisher: E P Dutton

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 385

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Identifies the effects and long-term consequences of trauma on the human psyche, explaining how responses to violence can be passed on to subsequent generations while revealing how a greater awareness of the effects of violence can promote healing.
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Book Review Digest

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Bibliography

Page: N.A

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Trauma Practice

Tools for Stabilization and Recovery

Author: Anna B. Baranowsky

Publisher: Hogrefe & Huber Pub

ISBN: 9780889372894

Category: Psychology

Page: 87

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Written to help guide clinicians through the maze of trauma treatment, this practical manual is effectively a structured tool-kit of techniques and protocols to assist therapists in their challenging work with trauma survivors. With an emphasis upon cognitive-behavioral interventions, it provides resources and guidance for any psychotherapist working with any client. The manual is divided into three main sections, corresponding to Herman's (1992) Triphasic Model - Safety & Stabilization, Remembrance & Mourning, and Reconnection. For each of the three phases, it presents an array of techniques, protocols, and interventions, described clearly, thoroughly, and in a structured, easy-to-follow manner, in the four categories of cognitive, behavioral, body-oriented, and emotional/relational. This book promises to become an essential resource in trauma practice. A comprehensive, step-by-step guidebook, and an essential resource for all those treating trauma victims.
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Secondary Traumatic Stress

Self-care Issues for Clinicians, Researchers, and Educators

Author: B. Hudnall Stamm

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781886968073

Category: Psychology

Page: 332

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Human Service Education

A Journal of the National Organization for Human Service Education

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Human services

Page: N.A

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Treating Stress in Families

Author: Charles R. Figley

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780876305300

Category: Psychology

Page: 320

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Provides an overview of the causes and treatment approaches for counseling families under stress, and focuses on several examples of extreme tension.
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The Trauma of Terrorism

Sharing Knowledge and Shared Care, an International Handbook

Author: Yael Danieli,D. Brom,Joe Sills

Publisher: Haworth Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 858

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A compendium of the latest information on terrorism & its impact on individuals, families, communities, & nations. Issues explored include the need for cultural sensitivity when observing the damaging impact of terrorism & subsequent development of intervention programmes.
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Understanding Mass Violence

A Social Work Perspective

Author: Shulamith Lala Ashenberg Straussner,Norma Kolko Phillips

Publisher: Pearson College Division

ISBN: 9780205375233

Category: Political Science

Page: 209

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Understanding Mass Violence prepares social workers to intervene with people affected by human-caused violence, such as school shootings or terrorist acts. The difficult challenges facing social work practitioners are discussed and suggestions for self-care are provided. Mass violence is also examined within the broader context of social policy and social justice. The book is organized into 5 sections and includes 13 chapters, providing the content for a course on social work and mass violence or trauma.
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Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nursing

Author: Ann Wolbert Burgess

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780838501818

Category: Medical

Page: 515

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In this era of managed care, this text helps health professionals properly assess, manage, and monitor the overall care of persons who have emotional and psychiatric problems. This new text includes practical clinical skills, numerous case studies, and references and suggested readings at the end of each chapter. In addition, this books thoroughly explains effective collaboration with other health disciplines, including when to seek referral and consultation. Nurses, nurse practitioners.
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Post-traumatic Therapy and Victims of Violence

Author: Frank M. Ochberg

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780876304907

Category: Psychology

Page: 370

View: 7091

This volume describes PTSD along with clinical guidelines for a broad spectrum of effective treatment approaches. Promotes theoretical, therapeutic, and administrative understanding of the chronic and delayed post-traumatic stress disorders.
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Die Narben der Gewalt

Traumatische Erfahrungen verstehen und überwinden

Author: Judith Herman

Publisher: Junfermann Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3955717631

Category: Psychology

Page: 352

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Dieses Buch ist das Ergebnis jahrzehntelanger Forschung und praktischer Arbeit mit Opfern sexueller und häuslicher Gewalt. Es spiegelt zudem die vielfältigen Erfahrungen der Autorin mit zahlreichen anderen traumatisierten Patienten wider, vor allem mit Kriegsveteranen und Terroropfern. 2015 fasste Judith Herman die neuesten Forschungen und Entwicklungen zusammen und ergänzte somit ihren Klassiker, der nie an Aktualität verloren hat. "Das Buch von Judith Herman ist eines der wichtigsten und gleichzeitig lesbarsten Bücher der modernen Traumaforschung. Es sollte in allen universitären Seminaren zum Thema psychische Traumatisierungen zur Pflichtlektüre gehören." - Dr. Arne Hofmann
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