FOR 24 HOUR CRISIS ASSISTANCE, PLEASE CALL:

                           

 

USEFUL RESOURCES FOR SELF-HELP:

Boon, S.,  Steele, K., & Van der hart, O.  (2011).  Coping with trauma-related dissociation: Skills training for patients and therapists. New York: W.W. Norton & Co.

 

Kabat-Zinn, J.  (1991). Full catastrophe living. New York:  Bantam Dell.

 

Vermilyea, E.G.  (2000). Growing beyond survival:  A self-help  toolkit for managing traumatic stress.  Chicago: Sidran Press.

 

 

 

 

GENERAL RESOURCES:

 

  • SIDRAN  (Education and treatment resources for trauma survivors) www.sidran.org
  • National Center for PTSD      www.ptsd.va.gov
  • The International Society for the Study of Trauma & Dissociation  www.isst-d.org
  • The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies    www.istss.org
  • The Trauma Disorders Program at Sheppard Pratt Health System (Treatment)       www.traumaatsp.org    (410) 938-5070
  • UCLA Mindful Awareness Center www.marc.ucla.edu    (Free guided mindfulness meditations)

RESOURCES ON TREATING TRAUMA

Diane Adlestein, PH.d.

 

CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST

USEFUL PUBLICATIONS FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS


Brand, B., Sar, Vedat et al.  (2016).  Separating fact from fiction:  An empirical examination of six myths about dissociative identity disorder. Harvard Review of Psychiatry, Vol. 24 (4), pp. 257-270.


Carlson, E. and Putnam, F.  (1993)  The Dissociative Experiences Scale II (DES-II). www.traumadissociation.com/des


Dalenberg, C.  (2000).  Countertransference and the treatment of trauma.  Washington, D.C.:  American Psychological Association

 

 

Herman, J.  (1992).  Complex PTSD:  A syndrome in survivors of prolonged and repeated trauma.  Journal of Traumatic Stress, Vol. 5 (3), pp. 377 - 391.


 

Loewenstein, R.J., & Welzant, V.  (2010).  Pragmatic approaches to stage-oriented treatment for early life trauma-related complex post-traumatic stress and dissociative disorders.  In R.A. Lanius, E.


Vermetten, & C. Pain (Eds.), The impact of early life trauma on health and disease:  The hidden epidemic.  (pp. 257-266).  Cambridge:  Cambridge University Press.


Loewenstein, R.L.  (1991).  Office mental status exam for chronic complex dissociative symptoms and multiple personality disorder.   Psychiatric Clinics of North America, Vol. 14 (3), pp. 567-604.


Ford, J. & Courtois, C. et al.  (2005).  Treatment of complex post-traumatic dysregulation.  Journal of Traumatic Stress, Vol. 18(5), pp. 437-447.


International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation.  (2011.) Guidelines for Treating Adults with Dissociative Identity Disorder (Third Revision).  Journal of Trauma & Dissociation, Vol. 12 (2), pp. 188 - 212.