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
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Download or read book entitled Reconstructing Meaning After Trauma by author: Elizabeth M Altmaier which was release on 25 December 2016 and published by Academic Press with total page 214 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. 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 ...

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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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  • 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. ...

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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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  • Author : Robert A. Neimeyer
  • Publisher : Amer Psychological Assn
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Total pages : 359
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : A prominent theme presented in this volume is that symptoms in the bereaved individual have meaning-making significance and that meaning reconstruction in response to loss is the central process in grieving. More scientifically oriented readers will find comprehensive discussions of research programs supporting these tenets, particularly those linking grief with ...

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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 : 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 : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-30
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : The field of refugee family research and intervention forms a growing field of scientific study, focussing on the refugee family as the central niche of coping with, and giving meaning to, trauma, cultural uprooting, and exile. This important new book develops an understanding of the role of refugee family relationships ...

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  • Author : Daniel J. Christie
  • 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 : Katharina Donn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04
  • Total pages : 214
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : The 9/11 attacks brought large-scale violence into the 21st century with force and have come to epitomize the entanglement of intimate vulnerability and virtual spectacle that is typical of the globalized present. This book works at the intersection of trauma studies, affect theory, and literary studies to offer radically new interpretive ...

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  • Author : Robert A. Neimeyer,Darcy L. Harris,Howard R. Winokuer,Gordon F. Thornton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2011-06-15
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society is an authoritative guide to the study of and work with major themes in bereavement. Its chapters synthesize the best of research-based conceptualization and clinical wisdom across 30 of the most important topics in the field. The volume’s contributors come from around the world, ...

Psychological Approaches to Rehabilitation after Traumatic Brain Injury

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  • Author : Andy Tyerman,Nigel S. King
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-01-26
  • Total pages : 528
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : The psychological effects of traumatic brain injury (TBI) provide a major challenge to rehabilitation services. This text will increase understanding of the nature of these effects and provide practical guidance from experienced practitioners about psychological interventions for use in both rehabilitation and long-term adjustment. Provides practical guidance and illustrative case ...

Experiences and Meaning Reconstruction Among Chinese Women with Breastcancer in Hong Kong

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  • Author : Pui-Yu Pamela Leung,梁佩如
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-01-27
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : This dissertation, "Experiences and Meaning Reconstruction Among Chinese Women With Breastcancer in Hong Kong" by Pui-yu, Pamela, Leung, 梁佩如, was obtained from The University of Hong Kong (Pokfulam, Hong Kong) and is being sold pursuant to Creative Commons: Attribution 3.0 Hong Kong License. The content of this dissertation has not been altered ...

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  • Author : Pauline Boss
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2018-08-28
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0128030364
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Summary : All losses are touched with ambiguity. Yet those who suffer losses without finality bear a particular burden. Pauline Boss, the principal theorist of the concept of ambiguous loss, guides clinicians in the task of building resilience in clients who face the trauma of loss without resolution. Boss describes a concrete ...