Implementation of CBT for youth affected by the World Trade Center disaster: matching need to treatment intensity and reducing trauma symptoms.

@article{Jensen2010ImplementationOC,
  title={Implementation of CBT for youth affected by the World Trade Center disaster: matching need to treatment intensity and reducing trauma symptoms.},
  author={P. S. Jensen},
  journal={Journal of traumatic stress},
  year={2010},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={
          699-707
        }
}
  • P. S. Jensen
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • Journal of traumatic stress
  • An implementation study of cognitive-behavioral therapies (CBT) was conducted for traumatized youth in a postdisaster context. Headed by the New York State Office of Mental Health, the study targeted youth (N = 306) ages 5-21 affected by the World Trade Center disaster. They received either trauma-specific CBT or brief CBT skills depending upon the severity of trauma symptoms. Clinicians were trained to deliver these interventions and received monthly consultation. A regression discontinuity… CONTINUE READING
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