Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children and Adolescents An Empirical Update

  title={Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children and Adolescents An Empirical Update},
  author={Judith A. Cohen and Anthony P. Mannarino},
Cohen et al. / COGNITIVE BEH VIORAL THERAPY This article reviews the four major components of trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for children and adolescents: exposure, cognitive processing and reframing, stress management, and parental treatment. For each component, background, description, and the current empirical support for including each of these components in the treatment of traumatized children is presented. Although there is growing empirical support for the efficacy of… CONTINUE READING

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