Trauma and the Avoidant Client by Robert T. Muller
Attachment-Based Strategies for Healing (Norton Professional Books)

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How to effectively engage traumatized clients, who avoid attachment, closeness, and painful feelings.

A large segment of the therapy population consist of those who are in denial or retreat from their traumatic experiences. Here, drawing on attachment-based research, the author provides clinical techniques, specific intervention strategies, and practical advice for successfully addressing the often intractable issues of trauma.

Trauma and the Avoidant Client will enhance the skills of all mental health practitioners and trauma workers, and will serve as a valuable, useful resource to facilitate change and progress in psychotherapy.

About Robert T. Muller

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Robert T. Muller, Ph.D. is Associate Professor of clinical psychology at York University, and a supervising psychologist at the Hincks-Dellcrest Centre. Dr. Muller specializes in the areas of trauma, attachment, and psychotherapy. The author of numerous scholarly articles, he is lead investigator in a multi-site program to treat intra-familial trauma. He has over 20 years of clinical experience in the field, and practices in downtown Toronto. He is also winner of the Written Media Award, from the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation.
Published July 19, 2010 by W. W. Norton & Company. 224 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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The blog includes regular excerpts from the online magazine "The Trauma & Mental Health Report," which Dr. Muller founded and edits.

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Walter Mischel, a psychologist best known for the Marshmallow Test, produced his first book at the age of 84.

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