Transforming Trauma: A Guide to Understanding and Treating Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse (BOK)

Transforming Trauma: A Guide to Understanding and Treating Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse (BOK)

Anna C. Salter

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Practitioners helping adult survivors of child sexual abuse need to be aware of the thought processes of offenders. The premise of Anna Salter's major book is that those who do not recognize an internalized perpetrator when they hear one will often be frustrated by the tenacity of the survivor's self blame. Primarily oriented towards treating adult survivors, this invaluable book will also be useful for treating sex offenders. It includes discussion of crucial issues such as: what clinicians who treat survivors need to know about sex offenders; the different ways sadistic and nonsadistic offenders think and the resulting different 'footprints' they leave in the heads of survivors; how trauma affects survivors' world-views; whether apology sessions re-abuse survivors; and what is effective, and why telling a client that 'it's not your fault' is ineffective, in combating an internalized perpetrator. Finally, Salter describes the steps of therapy for survivors and proposes that trauma can be transformed rather than just endured.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 1995 Forfatter Anna C. Salter
Forlag
Sage Publications Ltd
ISBN 9780803955097
Antall sider 376 Dimensjoner 15,2cm x 22,9cm x 1,9cm
Vekt 503 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Psychotherapy, Neurology & clinical neurophysiology, Counselling & advice services