Reconstructing Meaning After Trauma

Written By Elizabeth M Altmaier
Reconstructing Meaning After Trauma
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 25 December 2016
  • ISBN : 0128030364
  • Pages : 214 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Reconstructing Meaning After Trauma written by Elizabeth M Altmaier which was release on 25 December 2016, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Reconstructing Meaning After Trauma: Theory, Research, and Practice informs actual therapeutic work with clients who present with traumas or other life disruptions by providing clinicians with information on the construction of meaning. It includes material on diverse mechanisms of clinical change and positive-promoting processes. The book covers identifiable treatments and specific lines of research in assisting clients in developing new meaning, such as posttraumatic growth (after sexual assault, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer, destructive natural phenomena, such as hurricanes, and refugee experiences), and finding benefit (in the context of loss—loss of health, or loss of a loved one). Addresses a specific treatment or line of research Includes extended case vignettes at the beginning of each chapter Describes the associated theoretical background for each method Summarizes the research supporting each mechanism Concludes with a discussion of future directions for treatment, research, and theory

Reconstructing Meaning After Trauma

Reconstructing Meaning After Trauma
  • Author : Elizabeth M Altmaier
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-25
  • Total pages : 214
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : Reconstructing Meaning After Trauma: Theory, Research, and Practice informs actual therapeutic work with clients who present with traumas or other life disruptions by providing clinicians with information on the construction of meaning. It includes material on diverse mechanisms of clinical change and positive-promoting processes. The book covers identifiable treatments and ...

Reconstructing Trauma and Meaning

Reconstructing Trauma and Meaning
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  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-09-04
  • Total pages : 255
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : Repressive regimes, regardless of their nature and geographic location, have a destructive and dehumanizing effect on people’s lives. Oppression and political violence shatter victims’ identities, their relationships, communities and the meaning of their world as a safe and coherent place. However, while some people suffer traumatising long term effects, ...

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Promoting Positive Processes after Trauma
  • Author : Elizabeth M. Altmaier
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-02-12
  • Total pages : 132
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : Promoting Positive Processes after Trauma merges research and clinical applications pertaining to the common experiences of trauma among clients with many different presentations and diagnoses. The book examines positive processes as they operate within trauma and considers the intentional development by the clinician of these positive processes with individual clients. ...

Navigating Life Transitions for Meaning

Navigating Life Transitions for Meaning
  • Author : Elizabeth M. Altmaier
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-07-07
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : Navigating Life Transitions for Meaning explores the central human motivation of meaning making, and its counterpart, meaning disruption. The book describes different types of specific transitions, details how specific transitions affect an individual differently, and provides appropriate clinical approaches. The book examines the effects of life transitions on the component ...

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  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2017-01-09
  • Total pages : 246
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : Adults in your church, small group, or other Christian organization are silently suffering the tragic consequences of having been sexually abused as children or youth. Why aren't they coming forward for help? Their reluctance may be related to wounds given by the faithful--religious people they trusted, who said things like "...

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  • Author : Dan Bar-On
  • Publisher : Central European University Press
  • Release Date : 1999-01-01
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : Serious difficulties arise when people try to make sense of their feelings, behavior, and discourse in everyday life and, especially, after traumatic experiences. Two groups of impediments are identified: the "indescribable" is demonstrated by a group of pathfinders working through their different maps of mind and nature; by individuals trying ...

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  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2021-01-26
  • Total pages : 942
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : Now in a revised and expanded fourth edition, this definitive reference and text has more than 50% new material, reflecting a decade of theoretical and empirical advances. Prominent researchers describe major theories and review cutting-edge findings. The volume explores how personality emerges from and interacts with biological, developmental, cognitive, affective, and ...

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  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-08-06
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Grief After Suicide
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2011-01-19
  • Total pages : 574
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : here are over 38,000 suicide deaths each year in the United States alone, and the numbers in other countries suggest that suicide is a major public health problem around the world. A suicide leaves behind more victims than just the individual, as family, friends, co-workers, and the community can be impacted ...

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  • Author : Mary Kopala,Merle Keitel
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2016-10-06
  • Total pages : 696
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : The Handbook of Counseling Women, edited by Mary Kopala and Merle Keitel, draws together a nationally recognized group of contributing scholars and practitioners to address current theories, research, and issues relevant to the mental and physical well-being of women. Comprehensive and accessible, the Second Edition is organized into three parts ...

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  • Author : Panagiotis Pentaris
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-08-06
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : This book provides detailed analysis of the manifold ways in which COVID-19 has influenced death, dying and bereavement. Through three parts: Reconsidering Death and Grief in Covid-19; Institutional Care and Covid-19; and the Impact of COVID-19 in Context, the book explores COVID-19 as a reminder of our own and our ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-12-01
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-12-12
  • Total pages : 1376
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : The Encyclopedia of Peace Psychology, available online through Wiley Online Library or as a three-volume print set, is a state-of-the-art resource featuring almost 300 entries contributed by leading international scholars that examine the psychological dimensions of peace and conflict studies. First reference work to focus exclusively on psychological analyses and perspectives ...

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  • Author : Robert A. Neimeyer,Darcy L. Harris,Howard R. Winokuer,Gordon Thornton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-09-09
  • Total pages : 478
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society is the authoritative guide to the study of and work with major themes in bereavement. The classic edition includes a new preface from the lead editors discussing advances in the field since the book’s initial publication. The book’s chapters synthesize the best ...

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  • Author : Nathan D. Zasler, MD,Douglas I. Katz, MD,Ross D. Zafonte,David B. Arciniegas, MD
  • Publisher : Demos Medical Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-08-27
  • Total pages : 1480
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Summary : With 25 new chapters, Brain Injury Medicine: Principles and Practice, 2nd Edition is a clear and comprehensive guide to all aspects of the management of traumatic brain injury....