Children and trauma: a guide for parents and professionals

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Childhood traumas range widely in their severity and impact. A caraccident, an earthquake or flood, being attacked by a dog,undergoing a frightening medical treatment'all are distinctlydifferent events yet all provoke common symptoms of psychologicaltrauma. These symptoms may include fearfulness, nightmares, anddramatic behavioral or personality changes. And parental anxietyover changes in a child can, in turn, complicate the healingprocess. Children and Trauma teaches parents and professionals about theeffects of such ordeals on children and offers a blueprint forrestoring a child's sense of safety and balance. Cynthia Monahon, achild psychologist who specializes in the treatment ofpsychological trauma, offers hope and reassurance for parents. Shesuggests straightforward ways to help kids through tough times, andalso describes in detail the warning signs that indicate a childneeds professional help. Monahon helps adults understandpsychological trauma from a child's point of view and explores theways both parents and professionals can help children heal.
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subject_facet Child, Enfants -- Psychologie, Infant, Psychic trauma in children, Psychology, Child, Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic, Stress, Psychological, Traumatisme psychique chez l'enfant
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title_full Children and trauma : a guide for parents and professionals / Cynthia Monahon
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title_sub a guide for parents and professionals
topic_facet Child, Enfants, Infant, Psychic trauma in children, Psychologie, Psychology, Child, Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic, Stress, Psychological, Traumatisme psychique chez l'enfant