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Superhero Therapy for Anxiety and Trauma: A Professional Guide with ACT, CBT and CFT-Based Activities and Worksheets for All Ages
Janina Scarlet, PhD | Foreword by Dennis Tirch | Illustrations by Dean Rankine
Jessica Kingsley / Softcover / Aug 2021
9781787755543 (ISBN-10: 1787755541)
Infant, Child & Adolescent / ACT - Acceptance & Commitment Therapy
price: $45.95
192 pages
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Drawing on ACT and CBT, this guide incorporates popular culture into evidence-based therapy, offering a unique approach for mental health professionals to better support clients dealing with anxiety and trauma. With fun and engaging activities and downloadable worksheets, it aims to alleviate the shame and stigma surrounding mental health, empowering clients to discover their origin story and reframe their experiences to become real life superheroes.

Covering topics such as building resilience, identifying and overcoming key challenges, and mindfulness, this book introduces familiar superheroes as characters to identify with, aiming to validate clients' experiences and encourage deeper understanding and reflection during sessions. It provides a range of activities and worksheets to use in a variety of settings with clients of all ages.

Presenting an increasingly popular approach, this guide is an invaluable and timely resource for all mental health professionals working with those experiencing anxiety and trauma.

About the Author:

Janina Scarlet is a Clinical Psychologist and Lead Trauma Specialist at the Centre for Stress and Anxiety Management in San Diego. She is the developer of Superhero Therapy and has been awarded the United Nations Association Eleanor Roosevelt Human Rights Award for her work on the approach.

About the Illustrator:

Dean Rankine is a Ledger and Stanley Award winning comic book artist and illustrator best known for his work on Simpsons Comics. His other credits include Futurama, Rick and Morty, Invader Zim, Underdog, Hellboy and Oggy and the Cockroaches.

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