Author | Esther Deblinger, PhD

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Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Sexually Abused Children

September 01, 2004

Cognitive-behavioral therapy can be tailored for use with children who have experienced sexual abuse in order to relieve symptoms of PTSD.

Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Sexually Abused Children

September 01, 2004

Evidence is growing that trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy (TF-CBT) is an effective treatment for sexually abused children, including those who have experienced multiple other traumatic events. This article reviews the research that has examined treatments for sexually abused children and suggests future research priorities in this regard.