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Factors influencing the impact of secondary exposure to trauma

Diehm, Rebecca M. 2007, Factors influencing the impact of secondary exposure to trauma, D.Psych. (Clinical) thesis, School of Psychology, Deakin University.


Title Factors influencing the impact of secondary exposure to trauma
Alternative title The impact of childhood maltreatment
Author Diehm, Rebecca M.
Institution Deakin University
School School of Psychology
Faculty Faculty of Health, Medicine, Nursing and Behavioural Sciences
Degree name D.Psych. (Clinical)
Date submitted 2007
Keyword(s) Mental health personnel - Job stress
Stress (Psychology)
Attachment disorder in children - Case studies - Treatment
Child abuse - Psychological aspects
Summary The research found significant relationships between secondary exposure to client trauma and symptoms associated with secondary traumatic stress and vicarious trauma in a sample of community mental health clinicians. The research supports developmental conceptualisations of the relationships between these constructs and burnout, and identifies potential individual vulnerability and protective factors. The portfolio explores the impact of childhood maltreatment from an attachment theory perspective. Four clinical cases are presented illustrating the clinical relevance of the impact of childhood maltreatment and attachment disturbance, and the complexities associated with current attachment classification systems and differential diagnosis.
Notes Degree conferred 2008.
Language eng
Description of original 2 v. ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification 158.72
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30027300

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