Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)


Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) worksheets for PTSD

Behavioural Experiment

Behavioural Experiment Planning Worksheet

Hindsight Bias

Hindsight Bias

Hotspot Record

Hotspot Record

Intrusion Diary

Intrusion Diary

Narrative Exposure Therapy

Narrative Exposure Therapy

PTSD & Memory

PTSD and Memory

PTSD Linen Cupboard Metaphor

PTSD Linen Cupboard Metaphor

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PTSD Film Projection Metaphor

PTSD Formulation Ehlers & Clark

PTSD Formulation - Ehlers & Clark

Rewind Technique

Rewind Technique

Threat system

Threat System / Fight or Flight

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Formulation

Understanding PTSD


Assessment / Evaluation

Intervention

Treatments for PTSD include:

 Some helpful intervention materials for PTSD

Information

Grounding techniques

PTSD is characterised by flashbacks and dissociation. Grounding techniques are essential to help people remain focused and in the present. They can be used to prevent arousal from getting too high during trauma reprocessing.

Lectures / Workshops

Working with refugees

Key papers

These papers are recommended reading if you intend to work with PTSD. Ehlers & Clark (2000) present a comprehensive cognitive model, Grey et al (2002) present a framework for working with the meaning of the worst moments, and Brewin et al (1996) present a model for understanding what is happening to memory in PTSD.

Other papers


 

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