Treating Traumatized ChildrenBeverly James (author)
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Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 543 g
Dimensions: 242 x 160 x 26 mm
Co-author of "Therapeutic Metaphors for Children and the Child Within"
Like the weavers of ancient times, Beverly James has masterfully taken the beautiful 'yarns' entrusted to her care and woven them into the strong fabric of this book...a book which deals with the quintessential element of humankind: attachment. A must for all who work with children and families, offering theory, technique and intervention infused with heart, compassion and spirit.
Ann M. Jernberg, Ph.D.
Clinical Director, The Theraplay Institute, Chicago
Exactly what those of us who work with abused children have been longing for. Beverly James carefully delineates what step in treatment follows what other step, and cautions us about what will happen if we are impatient or act from our own agenda.
Mark D. Everson, Ph.D.
Co-Director, Program for the Study and Treatment of Childhood Sexual Abuse University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Whether you are seeing your first or 500th case of child maltreatment, Beverly James' book is an outstanding treatment resource. It offers an innovative, insightful, and compassionate approach to helping children work through their traumatic experiences. You heard it here first -- this book is sure to become a classic in the field.