Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (Chapter 24 in Mental Health Issues of Child Maltreatment).
Clements, Paul Thomas. Seedat, Soraya. Gibbings, Elisabeth N.
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This chapter provides an overview of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), presents the research evidence supporting TF-CBT, and shares information on ongoing dissemination and implementation efforts in the United States and other countries. Additional information is provided on key considerations when conducting TF-CBT with youth in foster care and youth in residential settings. 1 table, 5 figures, and 56 references.
trauma informed practice; Cognitive therapy; child abuse; mental health services; foster children; residential care institutions; program implementation; therapeutic effectiveness