Online Treatment Guide


This 2nd Edition of the ITCT-A Treatment Guide was supported by grant #1U79SM080022-01 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This guide is provided by the USC Adolescent Trauma Training Center (USC-ATTC), National Child Traumatic Stress Network, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Keck School of Medicine of USC in Los Angeles, California.

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Web Version

Chapter 1 – Problems
Chapter 2 – Assessment
Chapter 3 – Overview
Chapter 4 – Relationship Building and Support
Chapter 5 – Safety Interventions
Chapter 6 – Psychoeducation
Chapter 7 – Affective Distress
Chapter 8 – Mindfulness
Chapter 9 – Cognitive Processing
Chapter 10 – Titrated Exposure
Chapter 11 – Triggers
Chapter 12 – Identity Issues
Chapter 13 – Relational Processing
Chapter 14 – Substance Use
Chapter 15 – Caretakers
Chapter 16 – Group Sessions
Chapter 17 – Structure