TITLE

The Rules of Engagement

AUTHOR(S)
Lighthall, Alison
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Psychotherapy Networker Magazine;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents tips for civilian psychotherapists concerning how to deal with veterans who are suffering from post-traumatic stress disorders. It mentions the possible angry reaction from a patient in psychotherapeutic session and notes how to help a soldier in coping with his anger through self-regulating methods. It suggests to focus more on the patient's emotional distress. Checking the suicidal tendencies of the patient is also recommended.
ACCESSION #
57571690

 

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