Cross-Cultural Assessment of Psychological Trauma and PTSD

ISBN: 978-0-387-70989-5 (Print) 978-0-387-70990-1 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvi

  2. Theoretical And Conceptual Considerations In The Cross-Cultural Assessment Of Psychological Trauma

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      Pages 2-2

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      Pages 3-30

      The Lens of Culture: Theoretical and Conceptual Perspectives in the Assessment of Psychological Trausma and PTSD

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      Pages 31-50

      Cultural–Ecological Perspectives on the Understanding and Assessment of Trauma

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      Pages 51-64

      Ethnomedical Best Practices for International Psychosocial Efforts in Disaster and Trauma

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      Pages 65-89

      Assessing Trauma Across Cultures from a Multigenerational Perspective

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      Pages 91-112

      Refugee Assessment Practices and Cultural Competency Training

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      Pages 113-131

      Wrestling with the Ghosts from the Past in Exile: Assessing Trauma in Asylum Seekers

  3. Assessment Methods

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 134-134

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      Pages 135-168

      Assessment of PTSD and Psychiatric Comorbidity in Contemporary Chinese Societies

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      Pages 169-196

      Culture and the Assessment of Trauma in Youths

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      Pages 197-217

      The Peritraumatic Dissociative Experiences Questionnaire An International Perspective

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      Pages 219-238

      The Impact of Event Scale: Revised

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      Pages 239-275

      Posttraumatic Stress in Asylum Seekers from Chechnya, Afghanistan, and West Africa: Differential Findings Obtained by Quantitative and Qualitative Methods in Three Austrian Samples

  4. Trauma And Cultural Adaptation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 278-278

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      Pages 279-317

      The Cross-Cultural Assessment of Dissociation

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      Pages 319-336

      Mass Psychological Trauma and PTSD: Epidemic Illusion?

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      Pages 337-358

      Assessment of Trauma for Aboriginal People

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      Pages 359-369

      Combined Psychosocial and Pharmacological Treatment of Traumatized Refugees

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      Pages 371-393

      Western Psychiatry and Difficulty: Understanding and Treating Hmong Refugees

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 395-405