Psychiatric treatment of victims and survivors of sexual trauma : a neuro-bio-psychological approach /

Psychological trauma is a multifaceted phenomenon with extensive involvement of biochemical and neurological changes. This book originated on the basis of clinical observations and the authors believe that "trauma" is the region in which "psych" and "soma" meet each oth...

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Other Authors: Marvasti, Jamshid A.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Springfield, Ill., U.S.A. : Charles C Thomas, 2004.
Series:American series in behavioral science and law.
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Summary:Psychological trauma is a multifaceted phenomenon with extensive involvement of biochemical and neurological changes. This book originated on the basis of clinical observations and the authors believe that "trauma" is the region in which "psych" and "soma" meet each other and integrate, becoming a single entity. In this text, the authors attempt to integrate the psychosocial and bio-neuro-endocrine aspects of human experience, including trauma. Chapter 1 provides a psychobiological perspective of incest, and sexual abuse, and considers the stages of and reactions to incest that trauma clients.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxi, 209 pages).
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-198) and index.
ISBN:9780398080464
0398080461