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Seeking Safety

£18.99

Product description

This manual presents the first empirically studied, integrative treatment approach developed specifically for PTSD and substance abuse. For persons with this prevalent and difficult-to-treat dual diagnosis, the most urgent clinical need is to establish safety--to work toward discontinuing substance use, letting go of dangerous relationships, and gaining control over such extreme symptoms as dissociation and self-harm. The manual is divided into 25 specific units or topics, addressing a range of different cognitive, behavioural, and interpersonal domains. Each topic provides highly practical tools and techniques to engage patients in treatment; teach ""safe coping skills"" that apply to both disorders; and restore ideals that have been lost, including respect, care, protection, and healing. Structured yet flexible, topics can be conducted in any order and in a range of different formats and settings. The volume is designed for maximum ease of use with a large format, lay-flat binding, and helpful reproducible therapist sheets and handouts.

Book in good condition with clean pages throughout and securely bound. Printed in 2002.

Item details

Added value:
1st edition
Author(s):
Lisa M Najavits
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
28 x 21.7 x 2.2 cm
Edition:
1st
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1572306394
ISBN-13:
9781572306394
Number of pages:
401
Publisher:
Guilford

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This manual presents the first empirically studied, integrative treatment approach developed specifically for PTSD and substance abuse. For persons with this prevalent and difficult-to-treat dual diagnosis, the most urgent clinical need is to establish safety--to work toward discontinuing substance use, letting go of dangerous relationships, and gaining control over such extreme symptoms as dissociation and self-harm. The manual is divided into 25 specific units or topics, addressing a range of different cognitive, behavioural, and interpersonal domains. Each topic provides highly practical tools and techniques to engage patients in treatment; teach ""safe coping skills"" that apply to both disorders; and restore ideals that have been lost, including respect, care, protection, and healing. Structured yet flexible, topics can be conducted in any order and in a range of different formats and settings. The volume is designed for maximum ease of use with a large format, lay-flat binding, and helpful reproducible therapist sheets and handouts.

Book in good condition with clean pages throughout and securely bound. Printed in 2002.

Added value:
1st edition
Author(s):
Lisa M Najavits
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
28 x 21.7 x 2.2 cm
Edition:
1st
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1572306394
ISBN-13:
9781572306394
Number of pages:
401
Publisher:
Guilford

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