Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

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Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, (TF-CBT) is a mutual parent and child psychotherapy approach for teens and children suffering from emotional and behavioral difficulties as a consequence of traumatic events. TF-CBT is widely acknowledged and highly effective treatment for young people with a history of trauma and abuse. Several studies have strongly confirmed that trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy is helpful in treating children suffering from PTSD and other trauma-related complications.

Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is specifically designed to provide a platform that encourages teens and children to freely talk about their traumatic experience. This approach is centered on knowledgeable and rational theories and addresses misinterpretations about trauma. Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy facilitates the process of teaching parents how to handle their own emotional concerns in regards to their young ones’ trauma, and how to acquire skills that will enable them to handle their children positive and supportive manner.