From the Back Cover
"Are behavioral and cognitive-behavioral therapies sufficiently broad in their effects on trauma-related psychopathology and related factors? This volume considers many of the complexities in treating PTSD, and emphasizes evidence-based approaches to treatment. A useful resource for clinicians, trainees, as well as investigators doing research into the treatment of PTSD. "
About the Author
Steven Taylor, PhD,
is a clinical psychologist and professor in the department of psychiatry at the University of British Columbia. For 10 years he was associate editor of Behavior Research and Therapy,
and now is Associate Editor of the Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy.
He has published over 140 journal articles and book chapters, and seven books on anxiety disorders and related topics. He served as a consultant on the recent text revision of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
(DSM-IV-TR). Dr. Taylor has received early career awards from the Canadian Psychological Association, the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, and the Anxiety Disorders Association of America. He is actively involved in clinical teaching and supervision, and he maintains a private practice in Vancouver. Dr. Taylor's clinical and research interests include cognitive-behavioral treatments and mechanisms of anxiety disorders and related conditions.