This book provides a structured, sequential, and evidence-based approach for treating children and adolescents who are experiencing trauma or grief. This approach can be used for all types of traumatic events and is suitable for both experienced and novice mental health professionals. Two of the interventions presented in the book—SITCAP-ART and I Feel Better Now—have proven useful in multiple settings with diverse cultures. This book reflects a resilience perspective and explores the factors that lead to and support resilience and recovery. Accessible and practical, this useful guide is filled with all the activities needed for individual sessions--packaged in an easily reproducible format.
Keywords: Child & Adolescent Clinical Psychology, grief in children, grief in adolescents, SITCAP-ART, I Feel Better Now, working with grieving children, working with traumatized children, working with grieving adolescents, working with traumatized adolescents