Working as an Expert Companion to Facilitate Posttraumatic Growth
This chapter details the use of the posttraumatic growth-based expert companionship approach to therapy, a welcome addition to a book which emphasizes the significant role of the therapeutic relationship in facilitating thriving in the aftermath of trauma.
This book emphasizes the significant role of the therapeutic relationship in facilitating the recovery of individuals who have experienced trauma. Drawing on research findings, it highlights how the therapeutic relationship can serve as a catalyst for healing and rebuilding lives after trauma. The book covers a range of theoretical perspectives, including humanistic, psychodynamic, and cognitive-behavioral approaches, offering practitioners valuable insights into client-centered work with trauma.
With contributions from experts worldwide, it presents the latest thinking in trauma therapy, exploring topics such as posttraumatic stress and posttraumatic growth. By integrating trauma recovery with the therapeutic relationship, this book fills an important gap in the field and serves as a valuable resource for individuals interested in trauma therapy, whether in terms of training or practice.
Read the Chapter “Working as an Expert Companion to Facilitate Posttraumatic Growth” https://www.bloomsbury.com/us/trauma-and-the-therapeutic-relationship-9780230304550/
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