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Title Broken spirits : the treatment of traumatized asylum seekers, refugees, war and torture victims / edited by John P. Wilson, Boris Drožđek
Published New York : Brunner-Routledge, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xxx, 706 pages) : illustrations
Contents Part I. Theoretical, Conceptual, and Sociocultural Considerations -- From hope for a better life to broken spirits : an introduction / Vamik D. Volkan -- The global challenge of asylum / Derrick Silove -- A global perspective of torture, political violence, and health / Jens Modvig and James M. Jaranson -- Ethnocultural considerations in the treatment of refugees and asylum seekers / Jorge Aroche and Mariano J. Coello -- Assessing PTSD and comorbidity : issues in differential diagnosis / Alexander C. McFarlane -- Part II. Broken Spirits : traumatic injury to culture, the self, and personality -- The broken spirit : posttraumatic damage to the self / John P. Wilson -- Public mental health and culture : disasters as a challenge to Western mental health care models, the self, and PTSD / Joop de Jong -- Part III. Posttraumatic Treatments : guidelines for practitioners -- Creating a safe therapeutic sanctuary / Guus van der Veer and Adeline van Waning -- Strengthening psychological health in war victims and refugees / Silvana Turković, Johannes E. Hovens, and Rudolf Gregurek -- Uncovering : trauma-focused treatment techniques with asylum seekers / Boris Drožđek and John P. Wilson -- Empathy, trauma transmission, and countertransference in posttraumatic psychotherapy / John P. Wilson -- Clinical supervision for trauma therapists / Johan Lansen and Ton Haans -- The presence of a third party : a dialogical view on interpreter-assisted treatment / Hanneke Bot and Cecilia Wadensjö -- Part IV. Nonverbal and Experiential Therapies -- Psychomotor therapy : healing by action / Bram de Winter and Boris Drožđek -- Body psychotherapy with survivors of torture / Sylvia Karcher -- About a weeping willow, a phoenix rising from its ashes, and building a house-- art therapy with refugees : three different perspectives / Truus Wertheim-Cahen, Marion van Dijk, Karin Schouten, Inge Roozen, and Boris Drožđek -- Sounds of trauma : an introduction to methodology in music therapy with traumatized refugees in clinical and outpatient settings / Jaap Orth, Letty Doorschodt, Jack Verburgt, and Boris Drožđek -- Part V. Treatment of Special Populations : gender and developmental considerations -- Where meanings, sorrow, and hope have a resident permit : treatment of families and children / Joachim Walter and Julia Bala -- In-between : adolescent refugees in exile / Hubertus Adam and Jelly van Essen -- Gender-specific treatment / Marianne C. Kastrup and Libby Tata Arcel -- Part VI. Medical, Surgical, and Clinical Issues in the Treatment of Refugees and Torture Victims -- Psychopharmacology for refugee and asylum-seeker patients / J. David Kinzie and Matthew J. Friedman -- Surgical approach to victims of torture and PTSD / Marianne Juhler -- Psychosocial rehabilitation / Solvig Ekblad and James M. Jaranson -- Part VII. Legal, Moral, and Political Issues in the Treatment Process -- Legal issues in work with asylum seekers / Jane Herlihy, Carla Ferstman, and Stuart W. Turner -- The politics of asylum and immigration detention : advocacy, ethics, and the professional role of the therapist / Zachary Steel, Sarah Mares, Louise Newman, Bijou Blick, and Michael Dudley
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Treatment.
Psychiatry, Transcultural.
Refugees -- Mental health services.
Refugees -- Rehabilitation.
Torture victims -- Mental health services.
Torture victims -- Rehabilitation.
War victims -- Mental health services.
War victims -- Rehabilitation.
War -- Psychological aspects.
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic -- therapy.
Human Rights Abuses -- psychology.
Refugees -- psychology.
Stress, Psychological -- psychology.
Survivors -- psychology.
Torture -- psychology.
Form Electronic book
Author Drožđek, Boris.
Wilson, John P. (John Preston)
LC no. 2003027251
ISBN 0203310543 (electronic bk.)
1135946418 (electronic bk.)
9780203310540 (electronic bk.)
9781135946418 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)