Counseling crime victims : practical strategies for mental health professionals / Laurence Miller.
By: Miller, Laurence.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Springer, c2008ISBN: 9780826115195 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Victims of crimes -- Mental health | Victims of crimes -- Mental health services | Crisis intervention (Mental health services) | Crime Victims -- psychology | Counseling -- methods | Psychotherapy -- methods | Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic -- therapyOnline resources: Table of contents only
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Crime and crime victims: the clinical and social context -- Psychological reactions to crime victimization: posttraumatic symptoms and syndromes -- Psychological disorders associated with crime victimization -- Crime victim trauma: confounding symptoms and syndromes -- On-scene crisis intervention: guidelines for law enforcement, emergency services, and mental -- Symptom management and short-term mental health stabilization -- Counseling and psychotherapy of crime victims -- Family survivors of homicide: symptoms, syndromes, and practical interventions -- Family survivors of homicide: psychotherapeutic strategies -- Rape and sexual assault -- Domestic violence -- Workplace violence -- Bullying and school violence -- Victims of terrorism -- Our own medicine: counseling and psychotherapy of mental health professionals -- Your day in court: crime victims, mental health clinicians, and the legal system.