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Author Van der Kolk, Bessel A., 1943- author.

Title The body keeps the score : brain, mind, and body in the healing of trauma / Bessel A. van der Kolk, M.D.

Publication Info. New York : Viking, [2014]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.8521206 V284b 2014    ---  Available
Description xvi, 443 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue : Facing trauma -- Part I. The rediscovery of trauma : Lessons from Vietnam veterans -- Revolutions in understanding mind and brain -- Looking into the brain: the neuroscience revolution -- Part II. This is your brain on trauma : Running for your life: the anatomy of survival -- Body-brain connections -- Losing your body, losing your self -- Part III. The minds of children : Getting on the same wavelength: attachment and attunement -- Trapped in relationships: the cost of abuse and neglect -- What's love got to do with it? -- Developmental trauma: the hidden epidemic -- Part IV. The imprint of trauma : Uncovering secrets: the problem of traumatic memory -- The unbearable heaviness of remembering -- Part V. Paths to recovery : Healing from trauma: owning your self -- Language: miracle and tyranny -- Letting go of the past: EMDR -- Learning to inhabit your body: yoga -- Putting the pieces together: self-leadership -- Filling in the holes: creating structures -- Rewiring the brain: neurofeedback -- Finding your voice: communal rhythms and theater -- Epilogue : Choices to be made -- Appendix : Consensus proposed criteria for developmental trauma disorder.
Summary An expert on traumatic stress outlines an approach to healing, explaining how traumatic stress affects brain processes and how to use innovative treatments to reactivate the mind's abilities to trust, engage others, and experience pleasure. --Publisher's description.
Subject Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Treatment.
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic -- physiopathology. (DNLM)D013313Q000503
Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic -- therapy. (DNLM)D013313Q000628
Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst01072780
Added Title Brain, mind, and body in the healing of trauma
ISBN 9780670785933
9780143127741 (paperback)
0143127748 (paperback)

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