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Nurturing Adoptions [electronic resource] : Creating Resilience after Neglect and Trauma

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781849058919Publication details: London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2012.ISBN:
  • 9780857006073
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Nurturing Adoptions : Creating Resilience after Neglect and TraumaDDC classification:
  • 362.734 649/.145
LOC classification:
  • HV875 .G693 2012
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Contents:
Nurturing Adoptions: Creating Resilience after Neglect and Trauma; Introduction; Part One: The Issues of Neglect and Traumain Today's Adoptions; Chapter 1. The Changing Nature of Adoption; Chapter 2. Trauma, Stress, and Post Traumatic StressDisorder-Interrelationships; Chapter 3. Neglect; Chapter 4. Traumatic Stress-The Symptom Clusters; Chapter 5. Early Relational Trauma, Traumatic Loss,and Effects on Development; Chapter 6. Trauma and Neglect-Double Insults; Chapter 7. Attachment and Trauma/Neglect; Part Two: Putting the Pieces Together-Restoration afterTraumatic Stress and Neglect
Chapter 8. Common Ground: What Parents, Caseworkers,Teachers, and Therapists Can Do to HelpChapter 9. The Role of the Child Welfare/Social Worker; Chapter 10. The Role of the Mental Health Worker; Chapter 11. Structuring Careers and Practices; Chapter 12. Creating Resilience in Children andTheir Families; Appendices; Glossary; Useful Tools and Exercises; References; Resource List; Index; Blank Page
Summary: Adopted children who have suffered trauma and neglect have structural brain change, as well as specific developmental and emotional needs. They need particular care to build attachment and overcome trauma. This book provides professionals with the knowledge and advice they need to help adoptive families build positive relationships and help children heal. It explains how neglect, trauma and prenatal exposure to drugs or alcohol affect brain and emotional development, and explains how to recognise these effects and attachment issues in children. It also provides ways to help children settle int
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Nurturing Adoptions: Creating Resilience after Neglect and Trauma; Introduction; Part One: The Issues of Neglect and Traumain Today's Adoptions; Chapter 1. The Changing Nature of Adoption; Chapter 2. Trauma, Stress, and Post Traumatic StressDisorder-Interrelationships; Chapter 3. Neglect; Chapter 4. Traumatic Stress-The Symptom Clusters; Chapter 5. Early Relational Trauma, Traumatic Loss,and Effects on Development; Chapter 6. Trauma and Neglect-Double Insults; Chapter 7. Attachment and Trauma/Neglect; Part Two: Putting the Pieces Together-Restoration afterTraumatic Stress and Neglect

Chapter 8. Common Ground: What Parents, Caseworkers,Teachers, and Therapists Can Do to HelpChapter 9. The Role of the Child Welfare/Social Worker; Chapter 10. The Role of the Mental Health Worker; Chapter 11. Structuring Careers and Practices; Chapter 12. Creating Resilience in Children andTheir Families; Appendices; Glossary; Useful Tools and Exercises; References; Resource List; Index; Blank Page

Adopted children who have suffered trauma and neglect have structural brain change, as well as specific developmental and emotional needs. They need particular care to build attachment and overcome trauma. This book provides professionals with the knowledge and advice they need to help adoptive families build positive relationships and help children heal. It explains how neglect, trauma and prenatal exposure to drugs or alcohol affect brain and emotional development, and explains how to recognise these effects and attachment issues in children. It also provides ways to help children settle int