Treating Self-Injury PDF ePub eBook

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Treating Self-Injury free pdf This trusted practitioner resource is acclaimed for its clear, compassionate, and hopeful approach to working with clients who self-injure. Barent Walsh provides current, evidence-based knowledge about the variety and causes of self-injurious behavior, its relationship to suicidality, and how to assess and treat it effectively. Illustrated with detailed case examples, chapters review a wide range of cognitive-behavioral interventions. Essential guidance is provided on tailoring the intensity of intervention to each client's unique needs. Walsh is joined by several colleagues who have contributed chapters in their respective areas of expertise. Reproducible assessment tools and handouts can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size. New to This Edition*Incorporates up-to-date research and clinical advances.*Now uses a stepped-care framework to match interventions to client needs.*Chapters on the relationship between suicide and self-injury, formal assessment, family therapy, and residential treatment for adolescents.*Special-topic chapters on the "choking game," foreign body ingestion, multiple self-harm behaviors, and self-injury in correctional settings.

About Barent W. Walsh

Barent W. Walsh, PhD, is Executive Director of The Bridge of Central Massachusetts, headquartered in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA, which comprises over 40 programs serving persons with mental health or developmental disability challenges. The Bridge specializes in implementing evidence-based practice models according to protocol in public sector settings. A recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Massachusetts chapter of the National Association of Social Workers, Dr. Walsh has worked with self-injuring persons since the 1970s and has conducted research, written extensively, and presented internationally on self-injury. He has served on the clinical and research faculties of the Simmons and Boston College Schools of Social Work and is currently a Teaching Associate in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts, USA

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Author : Barent W. Walsh
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Data Published : 26 July 2012
ISBN : 1462505392
EAN : 9781462505395
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 413 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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