Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Children
Edited by Spencer Eth, M.D., and Robert S. Pynoos, M.D.
- 210 Pages
- ISBN 978-0-88048-067-3
- Item #8067
Children and psychic trauma: a brief review of contemporary thinking. Children traumatized by witnessing acts of personal violence: homicide, rape, or suicide behavior. Children traumatized in small groups. Children traumatized by catastrophic situations. Children traumatized by Central American warfare. Post-traumatic stress disorder in children with cancer. Children traumatized by physical abuse. Post-traumatic symptoms in incest victims. Interaction of trauma and grief in childhood.
About the Authors
Spencer Eth, M.D., is Professor and Vice-Chairman in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at New York Medical College. Dr. Eth also serves as the Medical Director of Behavioral Health Services at Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers located in New York, New York.