Treating PTSD in Military Personnel: A Clinical Handbook by Bret A. MooreTreating PTSD in Military Personnel: A Clinical Handbook by Bret A. Moore

Treating PTSD in Military Personnel: A Clinical Handbook

byBret A. MooreEditorWalter E. Penk

Hardcover | October 7, 2011

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This practical volume covers the full range of effective treatments for PTSD and discusses their implementation with service members and veterans. The focus is on how to meet this population's unique needs. From conducting a thorough assessment to choosing an appropriate psychosocial or pharmacological treatment, the expert editors and contributors provide guidance based on years of experience in military contexts. The norms and values of military culture are discussed. Chapters thoroughly describe available therapies, review their strengths and limitations, and use illustrative case examples to demonstrate the treatments in action. Also addressed are clinical issues and co-occurring problems that can arise in this population, such as traumatic brain injury and substance abuse, and strategies for dealing with them.

Bret A. Moore, PsyD, ABPP, is founder of Military Psychology Consulting and a board-certified clinical psychologist in San Antonio, Texas. He is a former active-duty Army psychologist and two-tour veteran of Iraq. Dr. Moore is coauthor or coeditor of a number of books on military psychotherapy and counseling and on pharmacotherapy for ...
Title:Treating PTSD in Military Personnel: A Clinical HandbookFormat:HardcoverDimensions:382 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:October 7, 2011Publisher:Guilford PublicationsLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Introduction: PTSD in the Military,Bret A. MooreandWalter E. PenkI. Treatment Approaches for PTSD in Military Personnel1. Understanding and Working within the Military Culture,Bret A. Moore2. Issues in Assessment of PTSD in Military Personnel,Frank Castro, Jasmeet P. Hayes,andTerence M. Keane3. Prolonged Exposure Therapy,Alan L. Peterson, Edna B. Foa,andDavid S. Riggs4. Cognitive Processing Therapy,Amy M. Williams, Tara E. Galovski, Karen A. Kattar,andPatricia A. Resick5. Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing,Mark C. Russell, Howard Lipke,andCharles Figley6. Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy,Greg M. RegerandKevin M. Holloway7. Psychodynamic Psychotherapy,Harold Kudler8. Group Therapy,David W. Foy, Kent D. Drescher, Patricia J. Watson,andIya Ritchie9. Couple and Family Therapy,Danielle J. Maack, Judith A. Lyons, Kevin M. Connolly,andMichael Ritter10. Psychopharmacological Treatment,William M. SauvéandStephen M. Stahl11. Psychosocial Rehabilitation,Walter E. Penk, Dolores Little,andNathan AinspanII. Specific Clinical Issues Associated with PTSD12. Co-Occurring Affective and Anxiety Disorders,Eric C. Meyer, Nathan A. Kimbrel, Matthew T. Tull,andSandra B. Morissette13. Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorders,Marc I. Kruse, Laurie E. Steffen, Nathan A. Kimbrel,andSuzy Bird Gulliver14. Traumatic Brain Injury,Jennifer J. Vasterling, Mieke Verfaellie,andSusan M. McGlynn15. Sexual Assault in the Military,Alina M. SurísandJulia C. Smith16. Sleep Disorders,William L. BrimandDavid S. Riggs17. Managing the Service Member with Suicidal Ideation,Nancy A. Skopp, David D. Luxton, Nigel Bush,andM. David Rudd18. Anger, Aggression, and Violence,Eric B. Elbogen, Sally C. Johnson,andJean C. Beckham19. Resiliency Building as a Means to Prevent PTSD and Related Adjustment Problems in Military Personnel,Donald MeichenbaumAppendices. ResourcesAppendix A. Recommendations for Gaining Military Cultural and Clinical CompetenceAppendix B. Military Organizations and ProgramsAppendix C. Select Common Military Abbreviations