Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-398) and index.
Child maltreatment and developmental outcome -- Mechanisms of impact -- Family assessment -- Assessment of the child -- Principles and goals of treatment -- Working with parents and caregivers -- The therapeutic relationship -- Helping children express their feelings and thoughts about maltreatment -- Helping the child develop effective coping mechanisms -- Reformulating the meaning of the maltreatment -- Termination of therapy -- Personal implications for the therapist.
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