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

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.

 

 

 

FOR 24 HOUR CRISIS ASSISTANCE, PLEASE CALL:

                           

 

 

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.

Diane Adlestein, PH.d.

 

CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST