❮Reading❯ ➿ Treating Military Sexual Trauma Author Lori Katz – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk The book is easy to read and contains helpful clinical vignettes This book will be extremely helpful for therapists who work with veterans Gary B Kaniuk PsyD Cermak Health Services Doody's Reviews Sex The book is easy to read and contains helpful clinical vignettes This book will be extremely helpful for therapists who work with veterans Gary B Kaniuk PsyD Cermak Health Services Doody's Reviews Sexual assault within the military represents an ongoing Treating Military PDF \ epidemic that only recently has received the long overdue attention it so desperately deserves The health and well being of the victims of sexual assault has just recently been acknowledged as eually important to that of the crime itself This book is so important in part because it continues this emphasis on caring for the victim Carl A Castro PhD Colonel US Army Ret University of Southern CaliforniaAn evidence based text for understanding and treating MST from multiple perspectivesThe incidence of sexual assault and harassment experienced by members of the US Armed forces has reached epidemic proportions Its victims often suffer from devastating life long conseuences to their careers health relationships and psychological wellbeing This authoritative resource is written for mental health clinicians about understanding and Treating Military Sexual Trauma MST Based on a solid foundation of research and clinical expertise it addresses the complex circumstances of victims of sexual abuse in the military and how clinicians can meet the uniue challenges of treating these clientsThe book describes how MST differs from other forms of military trauma such as combat and discusses its prevalence neurobiology and social contexts as well as uniue stressors of betrayal injustice struggles with issues of reporting and disclosure and impact on relationships and sexuality It reviews current evidence based interventions and offers insights on treating specific symptoms within MST such as PTSD anxiety substance abuse sleep disorders and sexual dysfunction Chapters discuss how a variety of psychotherapies can be used to treat MST including Prolonged Exposure Cognitive Processing EMDR Seeking Safety ACT and Somatic Experiencing as well as the Warrior Renew MST group therapy program Clinicians who work with veterans and active duty personnel will find this book an essential guide to working with MST survivorsKey Features Presents a comprehensive clinician's resource with contributions from top experts in the field on the topic of MST Describes how MST differs from other forms of trauma necessitating specialized treatment Provides an overview of MST as well as information on evidence based and emerging treatments About the Editor Lori S Katz PhD is a clinical psychologist who has worked for the Department of Veterans Affairs since and holds an academic appointment at the University of Southern California Center for Innovative Research for Veterans and their Families She was the founderdirector of a Women's Mental Health Center and developer of the Warrior Renew MST treatment program Dr Katz is a national expert on MST as a researcher clinician and public speaker and her efforts have been the topic of several media news reports.
- 324 pages
- Treating Military Sexual Trauma
- Lori Katz
- 09 June 2014 Lori Katz