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Treating Problem Behaviors

A Trauma-Informed Approach

By Ricky Greenwald

Routledge – 2009 – 376 pages

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    978-0-415-99801-7
    May 5th 2009

Description

The book is designed as a user-friendly textbook/manual for mental health professionals. It teaches a trauma-informed treatment approach as an organizing framework for a series of empirically supported interventions including motivational interviewing, cognitive-behavioral skills training, trauma resolution, and relapse prevention. Although it notes the importance of a systemic treatment approach, the focus is on the individual component of treatment.

Contents

Introduction. Trauma-Informed Treatment for Problem Behaviors. Initial Interview. History. Motivation. Treatment Contract. Avoid High Risk. Self-Control Skills. More Skills and Strategies. Reduce Stress. Trauma Resolution. Anticipate Future Challenges. Challenging Cases. Appendices.

Author Bio

Ricky Greenwald, PsyD, is founder, executive director and faculty chair of the Child Trauma Institute in Greenfield, MA.

Name: Treating Problem Behaviors: A Trauma-Informed Approach (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Ricky Greenwald. The book is designed as a user-friendly textbook/manual for mental health professionals. It teaches a trauma-informed treatment approach as an organizing framework for a series of empirically supported interventions including motivational interviewing,...
Categories: Mental Health, Behavior Disorders in Children & Adolescents, Aggression in Children & Adolescents