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Author Zimbardo, Philip G.

Title The time cure : overcoming PTSD with the new psychology of time perspective therapy / Philip G. Zimbardo, Richard M. Sword, Rosemary K.M. Sword.

Imprint San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.8521 Z65t 2012    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxii, 310 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. PTSD and time perspective therapy. 1. How PTSD sufferers get stuck in time : PTSD basics -- 2. A new psychology of time : The Zimbardo Time Perspective Inventory -- 3. Time perspective therapy -- pt. 2. The stories. 4. War veterans, PTSD, and time perspective therapy : "I can still feel the shock wave of the incoming artillery hitting us" / Aki, World War II veteran ; "I didn't want to shoot villagers" / Mike, Korean War veteran ; "The rush of taking a human life was my addiction" / Ed, Vietnam War veteran ; "It's etched forever in my memory" / Sean, Gulf War veteran -- 5. Everyday trauma, PTSD, and time perspective therapy : "The call that broke the camel's back" / Mary ; "I felt totally inadequate" / Jenny ; "I thought I was dead for sure" / Sherman ; "I don't know if I killed her: it's worse if you don't know" / Randall -- 6. Women, PTSD, and time perspective therapy : "And anyway, no one will believe you" / Iris ; "I felt caught between a rock and a hard place" / Eve ; "I felt like I was half a person" / Faith ; "I hid in the closet for what seemed like eternity" / Keiko ; "It has been so hard" / Betty ; "I got really scared" / Grace -- Appendixes. A. How TPT compares with other approaches ; B. Clinical trial: TPT pilot study research data ; C. Client psychological test scores.
Subject Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Treatment.
Time perspective -- Psychological aspects.
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic -- therapy.
Cognitive Therapy.
Self Concept.
Time Factors.
Time Perception.
Added Author Sword, Richard M., 1947-
Sword, Rosemary K. M., 1955-
ISBN 9781118205679 (cloth)
1118205677 (cloth)
9781118282298 (ebook)
1118282299 (ebook)

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