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Clinicians recognize trauma & loss as a prominent source of clients' problems. Progressive counting represents a significant advance in trauma treatment, because it is about as efficient, effective, and well-tolerated as EMDR while being far simpler for therapists to master and do well. PC's value has already been supported by two open trials and a controlled study. Are you ready to provide therapy that routinely affects profound healing and lasting change? This book will show you how.
Introduction. Understanding Trauma. The Structure of Trauma-informed Treatment. The Research on This Treatment Approach. Setting Up Treatment. History. Trauma-Informed Case Formulation. Making a Treatment Contract. Safety and Stabilization. Coping Skills. Enhancing Attachment. Trauma Resolution with PC. PC Problem-solving. After Trauma Resolution. Case Examples. Challenging Cases: Applying the Model. Appendices. A - Trauma-Informed Treatment Information and Resources. B - Reprint of Greenwald et al. (2010). A controlled comparison of progressive counting and eye movement desensitization & reprocessing. C - Scripts: Trauma History, Case Formulation, Self Control Skills, Attachment Visualization, Parent Protector, Progressive Counting, PC Quick Guide, Safe Place, Float Back, Container. References.