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Responses to Traumatized Children

  • Amer A. Hosin

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. An Overview of Trauma Psychology: Traumatic Experiences in Children and Responses

  3. Applied Context of Trauma Psychology

  4. Back Matter
    Pages 303-321

About this book


Written by professionals of multidisciplinary backgrounds, this book provides stimulating and though-provoking evidence-based research across a comprehensive range of topics, from problems of cultural sensitivity and resilience to the use of cognitive behavioural therapy and the prevention of secondary trauma among carers and healthcare providers.

Editors and affiliations

  • Amer A. Hosin
    • 1
  1. 1.London Metropolitan UniversityUK

About the editors

EVE BINKS Lecturer in Psychology, Liverpool Hope University, UK KATE CAIRNS Social Worker and Teacher LINDA CHOKROVERTY Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA LIZ DAVIES Senior Lecturer in Social Work, London Metropolitan University, UK ROBERTO DANSIE Clinical Psychologist and Director of the Centre of Cultural Wisdom, Northern California, USA ANGELES DIAZ-CANEJA Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Spain KEDAR NATH DWIVEDI Director, International Institute of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, UK NEIL FERGUSON Director, Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies JULIE HOBBS Clinical Psychologist, St Albans Child and Family Clinic, UK MATTHEW HODES Senior Lecturer in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Imperial College, London, UK ARSHAD HUSAIN Director, International Centre for Psychosocial Trauma, California, Chief of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Medical Director, Royal Oaks Hospital, Windsor, Missouri, USA STEPHEN JOSEPH Professor of Psychology, Health and Social Care, University of Nottingham, UK IYAD KHREIS Associate Medical Director, Royal Oaks Hospital, Windsor, Missouri, USA RULA KHREIS Researcher JACKY KNIBBS Consultant Clinical Psychologist NATASA LJUBOMIROVIC Project Coordinator for NGO, Southern Serbia ROY LUBIT Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist HELEN O'NIONS Senior Lecturer in Law, London Metropolitan University, UK NALAINI SRISKANDARAJAH Psychiatrist FELICITY DE ZULUETA Consultant Psychiatrist in Psychotherapy, Head of Traumatic Stress Service, Maudesley Hospital, London, UK

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'Responses to Traumatized Children edited by Amer Hosin brings together recognised scholars to share their expertise in what is sadly a growing area of need in our troubled world. As a result his volume will be a must on the reading list of both students and professionals for many years to come'. - Ed Cairns, Professor of Psychology, University of Ulster and former President of the Division of Peace Psychology of the APA