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Title Children of trauma : stressful life events and their effects on children and adolescents / edited by Thomas W. Miller
Published Madison, Conn. : International Universities Press, [1998]


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Description xx, 267 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series International Universities Press stress and health series ; monograph 8
Stress and health series ; monograph 8
Contents Introduction / Thomas W. Miller -- 1. Stress Response and Adaptation in Children: Theoretical Models / Duncan B. Clark and Thomas W. Miller -- 2. Measures of Children's Reactions to Stressful Life Events / Richard J. McNally -- 3. The Child Sexual Abuse Accommodation Syndrome: Clinical Issues and Forensic Implications / Roland C. Summit, Thomas W. Miller and Lane J. Veltkamp -- 4. The Trauma of Family Violence / Thomas W. Miller, Lane J. Veltkamp and Paula Raines -- 5. Traumatization and Stress in Child and Adolescent Victims of Natural Disasters / Anait Azarian and Vitali Skriptchenko-Gregorian -- 6. War-Related Posttraumatic Stress Disorder among Children and Adolescents / Philip A. Saigh, John A. Fairbank and Anastasia E. Yasik -- 7. Adolescent Pregnancy, a Stressful Life Event: Cause and Consequence / Catherine A. Martin, Kelly K. Hill and Richard Welsh -- 8. Life Events and Adolescent Suicidal Behavior / Erik J. de Wilde and Ineke C. W. M. Kienhorst
9. Life Events and Substance Abuse during Adolescence / Peter Vik and Sandra A. Brown -- 10. The Trauma of Peer Victimization / Allan Beane -- 11. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Children and Its Treatment / William Yule -- Concluding Comments / Thomas W. Miller
Summary This volume provides clinical theory and practice models for readers along with current concepts in diagnosis and treatment. Consideration of critical issues for the decade provides direction for current and future planning in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention interventions for children who experience stressful life events
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Post-traumatic stress disorder in children.
Psychic trauma in adolescence.
Psychic trauma in children.
Stress in adolescence.
Stress in children.
Stress, Psychological.
Life Change Events.
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic.
Stress, Psychological.
Life Change Events.
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic.
Stress, Psychological.
Author Miller, Thomas W., 1943-
LC no. 97015597
ISBN 0823608107