Trauma focused cognitive behavior therapy in a traumatized female child

  • Mahjareen Binta Gaffar M Phil researcher, Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka
  • Md Zahir Uddin Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychotherapy, National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), Sher-E-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka

Abstract

Children and adolescents of this era are experiencing more traumatic events than earlier, resulting in more diagnosed cases of post traumatic stress disorder. One such case is discussed here following exposure to molestation. After assessment and case formulation, an extensive psychological management (Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy) was done which is presented through the report. Mentionable improvement was acknowledged by client who paves the way for future evidence-based work.

Bang J Psychiatry June 2016; 30(1): 20-22

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2018-08-12
How to Cite
Gaffar, M., & Uddin, M. Z. (2018). Trauma focused cognitive behavior therapy in a traumatized female child. Bangladesh Journal of Psychiatry, 30(1), 20-22. https://doi.org/10.3329/bjpsy.v30i1.37858
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Case Reports