The First And Perhaps Most Important Step In Writing A Treatment Manual For Use In Clinical Practice Is To Clearly Explicate The Logic Of How The Treatment, And Hence The Book, Should Be Organized Accordingly, Our Goal In This Section Is To Lay Out The Structure Of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy CBT For Trichotillomania TTM And Other Body Focused Impulse Control Disorders, Clearly Explaining Critical Decisions Such As The Chosen Sequence Of Techniques Or Whether A Given Technique Is Considered A Core Component Or A Module To Be Used In Some But Not All Cases The Structure Of This Particular Book Is Influenced By The Work Of Experts Who Have Gone Before Us In Pioneering CBT For TTM, And Is Also Informed By Over A Decade Of Our Own Clinical Work And Research On TTM Across The Developmental Spectrum We Are Indebted To Those Who Developed This Approach To Treatment And Also To Those Who Built The Extant Literature On The Psychopathology Of TTM And Related Disorders These Clinicians And Researchers Did So In Order To Help Alle Ate The Suffering Of Those Afflicted With These Conditions, And We Endeavor To F Low In Their Footsteps In Continuing This Important Work. Written for therapists, this book is excellent Being read by a patient is a little odd It gives practice conversations between clinician and patient It s heavy in statistics on things like type of hair and age of puller Interesting stuff.
- 210 pages
- Treating Trichotillomania
- Martin E. Franklin
- 03 August 2018 Martin E. Franklin