Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy



Sam Girguis, Ph.D. – Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Dr. Girguis is Director of the Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology (PsyD) at
Azusa Pacific University
– How trauma-focused therapy is it different from “therapy as usual”
– Ways in which trauma-focused therapy for children and adolescents different from that for adults
– Which clients typically benefit from this treatment
– The main components of Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
– The types of traumatized children/adolescents that might not benefit from this treatment approach