Tag Archive: BPD-OSDD

Coping with Trauma

A patient-oriented manual for complex trauma survivors

And the clinical theory behind this treatment

This training manual for patients who have a trauma-related dissociative disorder includes short educational pieces, homework sheets, and exercises that address ways in which dissociation interferes with essential emotional and life skills, and support inner communication and collaboration with dissociative parts of the personality. Topics include understanding dissociation and PTSD, using inner reflection, emotion regulation, coping with dissociative problems related to triggers and traumatic memories, resolving sleep problems related to dissociation, coping with relational difficulties, and help with many other difficulties with daily life. The manual can be used in individual therapy or structured groups.

 treatment trauma

Link to: the Book ‘Coping with Trauma-related Dissociation
Link to: table of contents
This book will give you a guideline to learn
How to Cope with Trauma-Related Dissociation:
Skills Training for Patients and Their Therapists


The Haunted Self


The use of imagery in phase 1
treatment of clients with complex dissociative disorders
written by Ph.D. O. vd Hart


And if you really want to give this book a try and your therapist is also in for it, you could also consider to read the clinical theory behind this treatment such as given in the book
The Hanted Self’.

It’s a clinical learning book.



Social Work Career Development

Publiced 3-5-2014 by
Dorlee M, MBA, LMSW
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Social Work Career Development

Are you wondering what each part of our mind/personality contains? As per Jay, the main content of a part is a “set of autobiographical memories that are linked to each other through one or a small number of themes, such as loss of a loved one, abuse, personal embarrassment, or joyful moments of parenthood.”

Social Work Career Development recently interviewed Jay Noricks, PhD, MFT, the psychotherapist, author and workshop trainer who developed Parts Psychology. He is the author of the books Parts Psychology: A Trauma-Based, Self-State Therapy for Emotional Healingand For Women Only (Book 1): Healing Childbirth PTSD and Postpartum Depression with Parts Psychology.