Teen Health Series: PTSD and Coping with Trauma Information for Teens, 1st Edition

  • Angela Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 0780817737
  • ISBN-13: 9780780817739
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 416 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released February 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Provides basic consumer health information for teens about posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD); different types of trauma; and risk factors, co-occurring conditions, diagnosis, and treatment of PTSD. Includes index and resource information

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: An Overview.
2: The Brain and Mental Health.
3: The Teen Brain: Six Things to Know.
4: What Is Stress?.
5: What Causes Stress in Teens.
6: Understanding PTSD.
7: PTSD in Children and Adolescents.
8: Understanding Trauma and Its Impact on Mental Health.
9: Trauma and Its Types.
10: Adverse Childhood Experiences and Trauma.
11: Child Abuse and Neglect.
12: Physical Abuse in Children.
13: Emotional and Psychological Abuse in Children.
14: Emotional and Psychological Reactions to Trauma.
15: Sexual Abuse in Children.
16: Sibling Abuse.
17: Incest.
18: Teen Dating Violence.
19: Bullying and Cyberbullying.
20: Trauma Associated with School and Community Violence.
21: The Trauma of Parental Incarceration.
22: Effects of Domestic Violence on Children.
23: Pediatric and Medical Trauma.
24: Child Pornography and Online Sexual Exploitation of Children.
25: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children and Sex Trafficking.
26: Toxic Stress and Trauma Associated with Poverty.
27: Natural-Disaster Survivors and Mental Health.
28: Psychological Impact of Natural Disasters on Children.
29: Terrorist Attacks and Trauma.
30: Complex PTSD.
31: Emotional Eating.
32: Impact of PTSD and Its Responses.
33: Common Responses to Trauma.
34: Avoidance.
35: Trauma Reminders, Anniversaries, and Triggers.
36: Effects of PTSD on Family.
37: Sexual Assault and Its Reactions.
38: Negative Coping and PTSD.
39: PTSD and Sleep.
40: Teen Suicide: A Global Perspective.
41: Populations at Risk.
42: Homeless Youth.
43: Children and Teens of Military and Veteran Families.
44: Substance Use and Risk of PTSD.
45: LGBTQ+ Teens.
46: Marijuana Use and PTSD.
47: Symptoms and Co-occurring Conditions with PTSD.
48: Symptoms of PTSD.
49: Chronic Pain and PTSD.
50: Sleep Disorders and PTSD.
51: Anger and PTSD.
52: PTSD and Alcohol-Use Disorder.
53: PTSD, Trauma, and Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders in Detained Youth.
54: Depression, Trauma, and PTSD.
55: Psychological Stress and Cancer.
56: Diagnosis and Treatment of PTSD.
57: How Is PTSD Diagnosed?.
58: Clinician-Administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5.
59: Understanding PTSD and PTSD Treatment.
60: How PTSD Is Treated in Children and Adolescents.
61: Psychotherapy.
62: Prolonged Exposure Treatment.
63: Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
64: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing.
65: Play Therapy.
66: Stress Inoculation Training.
67: A Shorter—But Effective—Treatment for PTSD.
68: Medications for PTSD.
69: Self-Help Strategies for PTSD.
70: Helping Children and Teens Cope with Trauma.
71: How Can I Help a Family Member Who Has PTSD?.
72: Community Reinforcement and Family Training.
73: Health Benefits of Journaling.
74: Imaging Pinpoints Brain Circuits Changed by PTSD Therapy.
75: If You Need More Information.
76: Finding a Therapist.
77: PTSD Coach Online.
78: Directory of Organizations That Help People Who Have Undergone Trauma and PTSD.