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The Identification & Treatment of Trauma in Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
The Identification & Treatment of Trauma in Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

The Identification & Treatment of Trauma in Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

EDUCATION

174 Pages, 7 x 10

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $59.95 (US $59.95) (CA $59.95)

Publication Date: June 2019

ISBN 9781572561243

Rights: US & CA

NADD (Jun 2019)

Price: $59.95
 
 

Overview

This book serves as a resource for both practitioners and families on the impact that trauma can have in the treatment of challenging behaviors among individuals with developmental disabilities. It outlines the principle of trauma informed care and provides practical solutions to promote healing and foster resiliency. Appreciating trauma's impact is essential in providing a whole person approach to recovery. It provides invaluable guidance and hope for those who support individuals copies with the tragedies of trauma.

Author Biography

Sharon McGilvery is a Consulting Psychologist for the San Diego Regional Center. She is also a behavioral consultant for the Assessment and Intervention Services Program, which is offered through the agency, Towards Maximum Independence. This program provides supports and services to clients with significant behavior challenges served by the Inland Regional Center, San Bernadino, CA. In addition, she is a clinical psychologist for Senior Wellness Dynamics, Inc.