Trauma assessments : a clinician's guide / Eve B. Carlson.

A comprehensive guide to understanding and assessing psychological trauma and its effects, this practical book presents a step-by-step approach to conducting careful, appropriate, and accurate trauma assessments. Included are detailed profiles of 36 assessment measures recommended by the author - ma...

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Main Author: Carlson, Eve B.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Guilford Press, ©1997.
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Summary:A comprehensive guide to understanding and assessing psychological trauma and its effects, this practical book presents a step-by-step approach to conducting careful, appropriate, and accurate trauma assessments. Included are detailed profiles of 36 assessment measures recommended by the author - many not previously described in the clinical literature and many available at low or no cost - comprising self-report measures and structured interviews of trauma and trauma responses for adults and children. Containing a wealth of knowledge that can be readily incorporated into practice, Trauma Assessments is an important resource for clinicians working with a wide variety of client populations. Facilitating organized and efficient assessment of diverse clients, this book is an invaluable addition to the professional library of psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, counselors, and other mental health professionals. It is equally useful for students and may serve as supplementary reading in graduate-level courses.
Physical Description:xii, 307 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-302) and index.
ISBN:1572302518
9781572302518