Treating Traumatic Stress in Adults is a resource for therapists of all disciplines for use in the treatment of adults suffering from post-traumatic stress. By reading this unique synthesization of information on the most current trauma treatments and expressive writing exercises, practitioners will gain an integrative and practical set of tools for treating post-traumatic stress. Also included are numerous diverse case vignettes, exercises for building trust in the patient/client relationship, and sections dedicated to exploring the client's thought patterns and emotions to provide an opportunity for exposure, healing, and restructuring maladaptive beliefs.
About the Authors:
Stephanie Field, PsyD has provided outpatient treatment of anxiety disorders and neuropsychological assessment of schizophrenia at the Institute of Living; as well as psychological testing at Blue Hills Substance Abuse Services and Cedarcrest Hospital, and psychotherapy at Middlesex Hospital Center for Behavioral Health. She has also served as the Legislative Fellow and Region I Representative on the Board of Directors for the Connecticut Psychological Association.
Kathy McCloskey, PsyD, PhD, ABPP is a board-certified clinical psychologist and Professor at the Graduate Institute of Professional Psychology at the University of Hartford.