The Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Relationship

How to Support your Partner and Keep your Relationship Healthy
England, Diane (Book - 2009)
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The Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Relationship

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War, physical and sexual abuse, and natural disasters. All crises have one thing in common: Victims often suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and their loved ones suffer right along with them. In this book, couples will learn how to have a healthy relationship, in spite of a stressful and debilitating disorder. They'll learn how to: Deal with emotions regarding their partner's PTSD Talk about the traumatic event(s) Communicate about the effects of PTSD to their children Handle sexual relations when a PTSD partner has suffered a traumatic sexual event Help their partner cope with everyday life issues When someone has gone through a traumatic event in his or her life, he or she needs a partner more than ever. This is the complete guide to keeping the relationship strong and helping both partners recover in happy, healthy ways.
Authors: England, Diane
Title: The post-traumatic stress disorder relationship
how to support your partner and keep your relationship healthy
Publisher: Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, 2009
Characteristics: xv, 271 p. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Diane England
Contents: An introduction to PTSD
Commonly prescribed medications
Therapeutic approaches for PTSD
Finding the right therapist for your partner
More possible tools for your loved one
What are you going through?
Take care of yourself first
Change your thinking
Tools for a better relationship
Coping with painful realities
Meeting your children's needs
Should you stay?
ISBN: 1598699970
Branch Call Number: 616.8521 E58p 2009
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-264) and index
Subject Headings: Post-traumatic stress disorder Patients Family relationships Post-traumatic stress disorder Popular works
Topical Term: Post-traumatic stress disorder
Post-traumatic stress disorder
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