Treating PTSD in Battered Women

A Step-by-step Manual for Therapists and Counselors
Kubany, Edward S. (eBook - 2008)
Treating PTSD in Battered Women

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Authors: Kubany, Edward S.
Title: Treating PTSD in battered women
a step-by-step manual for therapists and counselors
[electronic resource]
Publisher: Oakland, Calif. : New Harbinger Publications, c2008
Characteristics: vi, 344 p. :,ill
Statement of Responsibility: Edward S. Kubany, Tyler C. Ralston
Contents: Beginning treatment
Monitoring negative self-talk
Stress management I: education about stress
Stress management II: progressive muscle relaxation
Trauma history other than partner abuse
Education about PTSD
Exposure homework
Learned helplessness and how to overcome it; treating PTSD in battered women
Education about negative self-talk
Addressing trauma-related guilt
Challenging guiding fictions and "supposed to" beliefs
Assertiveness training
Managing mistrust
Identifying potential abusers
Managing unwanted or stressful contacts with former abusers
Managing anger
Personality characteristics of abusive partners
Countering ideas of denial and codependence
Making important decisions
Implications and consequences of staying with an abusive partner
Self-advocacy strategies revisited
Additional Contributors: Ralston, Tyler C.
Alternate Title: Public Library Complete
ISBN: 9781572249882
Branch Call Number: Electronic Book
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
Reproduction: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2012. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
Subject Headings: Abused women Counseling of Handbooks, manuals, etc Abused women Rehabilitation Handbooks, manuals, etc Abused women Mental health Handbooks, manuals, etc Post-traumatic stress disorder Treatment Handbooks, manuals, etc
Genre/Form: Electronic books
Topical Term: Abused women
Abused women
Abused women
Post-traumatic stress disorder
LCCN: 2008013197
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