Reducing Psychological Harm among Children and Adolescents from Traumatic Events: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Individual Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
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Kolko DJ. Individual cognitive behavioral treatment and family therapy for physically abused children and their offending parents: a comparison of clinical outcomes. Child Maltreat 1996;1:322-42.
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Group Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
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Goenjian AK, Karayan I, Pynoos RS, et al. Outcome of psychotherapy among early adolescents after trauma, Am J Psychiatry 1997;154:536–42.
Goenjian AK, Walling D, Steinberg AM, Karayan I, Najarian LM, Pynoos RS. A prospective study of posttraumatic stress and depressive reactions among treated and untreated adolescents 5 years after a catastrphic disaster. Am J Psychiatry 2005;162:2302–8.
Kataoka SH, Stein BD, Jaycox LH, et al. A school-based mental health program for traumatized Latino immigrant children. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2003;42: 311–8.
Kazak AE, Alderfer MA, Streisand R, et al. Treatment of posttraumatic stress symptoms in adolescent survivors of childhood cancer and their families: a randomized clinical trial. J Fam Psychol 2004;18:493–504.
Pfeffer CR, Jiang H, Kakuma T, Hwang J, Metsch M. Group intervention for children bereaved by the suicide of a relative. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2002;41: 505–13.
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