Other TF-CBT Peer Reviewed Articles

 Other TF-CBT Peer Reviewed Articles

  1. Deblinger, E. & Runyon, M. K. (2005). Understanding and treating feelings of shame in children who have experienced maltreatment.  Child Maltreatment, 10(4), 364-376.                                            http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077559505279306

 

  1. Cohen, J. A., Mannarino, A. P., & Murray, L. K. (2011). Trauma-focused CBT for youth who experience ongoing traumas.  Child Abuse & Neglect, 35(8), 637-646.                                                  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2011.05.002

 

  1. Smith, D. K., Chamberlain, P., & Deblinger, E. (2012). Adapting multidimensional treatment foster care for treatment of co-occurring trauma and delinquency in adolescent girls.  Journal of Child and Adolescent Trauma, 5, 3, 224-238.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/19361521.2012.697101

 

  1. Cohen, J. A., Mannarino, A. P., Kliethermes, M., & Murray, L. A. (2012). Trauma -focused CBT for youth with complex trauma.  Child Abuse & Neglect, 36(6), 528-541.                                                   http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2012.03.007

 

  1. Gillies D., Taylor, F., Gray, C., O’Brien, L., & D’Abrew, N. (2012). Psychological therapies for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents.  Cochrane Database System Review.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD006726.pub2

 

  1. Murray, L. K., Cohen, J. A., & Mannarino, A. P. (2013).  Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for youth who experience continuous traumatic exposure.  American Psychological Association.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0032533

 

  1. Leenarts, L. E. W., Diehle, J., Doreleijers, T. A. H., Jansma, E. P., & Lindauer, R. J. L. (2013). Evidence-based treatments for children with trauma-related psychopathology as a result of childhood maltreatment:  A systematic review.  European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 22, 269-283.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00787-012-0367-5

 

  1. Deblinger, E., Runyon, M. K., & Steer, R. A. (2014). Profiles of personal resiliency in youth who have experiences physical or sexual abuse.  Journal of Psychoeducational Assessment 32(6), 558-566.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0734282914527407

 

  1. Newman, E., Pfefferbaum, B., Kirlic, N, Tett, R., Nelson, S., & Liles, B. (2014). Meta-analytic review of psychological interventions for children survivors of natural and man-made disasters.  Current Psychiatry Reports 16

http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11920-014-0462-z

 

 

 

 

  1. Deblinger, E., Pollio, E., & Dorsey, S. (2015). Applying Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Group Format.  Child Maltreatment 21.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077559515620668

 

  1. Morina, N., Koerssen, R., & Pollet, T. V. (2016). Interventions for Children and Adolescents with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder:  A Meta-Analysis of Comparative Outcome Studies.  Clinical Psychology Review 47, 41-54.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cpr.2016.05.006

Pre Post and Quasi-experimental Studies

Pre Post and Quasi-experimental Studies

  1. Deblinger, E., McLeer, S. V., & Henry, D. (1990). Cognitive behavioral treatment for sexually abused children suffering post-traumatic stress:  Preliminary findings.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 29(5), 747-752.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/00004583-199009000-00012

 

  1. Stauffer, L. B., & Deblinger, E. (1996). Cognitive behavioral groups for nonoffending mothers and their young sexually abused children:  A preliminary treatment outcome study.  Child Maltreatment: Journal of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children, 1(1), 65-76.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077559596001001007

 

  1. Cohen, J. A., Mannarino, A. P., & Knudsen, K. (2004). Treating childhood traumatic grief:  A pilot study.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 43, 1225-1233.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.chi.0000135620.15522.38

 

  1. Cohen, J.A., Mannarino, A. P., & Staron, V.R. (2006). A pilot study of modified cognitive-behavioral therapy for childhood traumatic grief (CBT-CTG).  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 45, 1465-1473.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.chi.0000237705.43260.2c

 

  1. Lyons, J. S., Weiner, D. A., & Schneider, A. (2006).  A field trial of three evidence based practices for trauma with children in state custody.  Report to the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services. Evanston, IL: Mental Health Resources Services and Policy Program, Northwestern University.

 

  1. Hoagwood, K. E., Vogel, J. M., Levitt, J. M., D’Amico, P. J., Paisner, W. I., & Kaplan S. J. (2007). Implementing an evidence-based trauma treatment in a state system after September 11th:  The CATS project.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 46, 773-779.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/chi.0b013e3180413def

 

  1. Grasso, D. J., Joselow, B., Marquez, Y., & Webb, C. (2011). Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy of a child with posttraumatic stress disorder.  Psychotherapy (Chic). 48(2), 188-197.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0023133

 

  1. Quinn, N., Shulman, A., Knifton, L., & Byrne, P. (2011). The Impact of a National Mental Health Arts and Film Festival on Stigma and Recovery, Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica 123, 71-81.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0447.2010.01573.x

 

  1. Allen, B. & Johnson, J. C., (2012). Utilization and implementation of  Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for the treatment of maltreated children.  Child Maltreatment, 17(1), 80-85.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077559511418220

 

  1. Sigel, B. A., Benton, A. H., Lynch, C. E., & Kramer, T. L. (2013). Characteristics of 17 statewide initiatives to disseminate Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT).  American Psychological Association.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0029095

 

  1. Salloum, A., Robst, J., Scheeringa, M. S., Cohen, J. A., Wang, W., Murphy, T. K., Tolin, D. F., & Storch, E. A. (April 2013). Step one within stepped care Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for young children:  A pilot study.  Child Psychiatry & Human Development, Online First.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10578-013-0378-6

 

  1. Murray, L. K., Familiar, I., Skavenski, S., Jere, E., Cohen, Imasiku, M., Mayeya, J., Bass, J. K., & Bolton, P. (2013). An evaluation of trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy for children in Zambia. Child Abuse & Neglect 37, 1175-1185.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.04.017

 

  1. Dorsey, S., Pullmann, M. D., Deblinger, E., Berliner, L., Kerns, S. E., Thompson, K., Unützer, J., Weisz, J. R., & Garland, A. F. (2013). Improving practice in community-based settings: a randomized trial of supervision – study protocol.  Implementation Science 8(89).

http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1748-5908-8-89

 

  1. Allen, B., Wilson, K. L., & Armstrong, N. E. (2014). Changing clinician’s beliefs about treatment  for maltreated children:  The impact of intensive training in an evidence-based, trauma-focused treatment.  Psychological Trauma: Theory, Practice, and Policy (6)4, 384-389.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0036533

 

  1. O’Donnell, K., Dorsey, S., Gong, W., Ostermann, J., Whetten, R., Cohen, J. A., Itemba, D., Manongi, R., & Whetten, K. (2014). Treating maladaptive grief and posttraumatic stress symptoms in orphaned children in Tanzania: Group-based Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  Journal of Traumatic Stress 27, 664-671.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jts.21970

 

  1. Webb, C., Hayes, A. M., Grasso, D., Laurenceau, J-P., & Deblinger E. (2014). Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Youth: Effectiveness in a Community Setting.  Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy 6(5), 555-562.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0037364

 

16a.  Greer, D., Grasso, Cohen, A. & Webb, C. (2013).  Trauma-focused treatment in a state system of care:  Is it worth the cost?  Administration and Policy in Mental Health, published online 1/19/2013.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10488-013-0468-6

 

16b.  Ready, C. B., Hayes, A. M., Yasinski, C. W., Webb, C., Gallop, R., Deblinger, E., & Laurenceau, J-P.  (2015).  Overgeneralized Beliefs, Accommodation, and Treatment Outcome in Youth Receiving Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Childhood Trauma.  Behavior Therapy 46, 671-688.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.beth.2015.03.004

 

16c.  Hayes, A. M., Yasinski, C., Grasso, D., Ready, C. B., Alpert, E., McCauley, T., Webb, C., & Deblinger, E. (2016 online access).  Constructive and Unproductive Processing of Traumatic Experiences in Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Youth. Behavior Therapy

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.beth.2016.06.004

 

  1. Kameoka, Satomi, et al. (2015). Feasibility of trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy for traumatized children in Japan: a Pilot Study.  International Journal of Mental Health Systems 9(26) (Open Access).

http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13033-015-0021-y

 

  1. Konanur, S., Muller, R. T., Cinamon, J. S., Thornback, K., & Zorzella, P.M. (2015). Effectiveness of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in a community-based program.  Child Abuse & Neglect 50, 159-170.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2015.07.013

 

  1. Zorzella, K. P. M., Muller, R. T., & Cribbie, R. A. (2015). The relationship between therapeutic alliance and internalizing and externalizing symptoms in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  Child Abuse & Neglect 50, 171-181.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2015.08.002

 

  1. Cisler, J. M., Sigel, B. A., Kramer, T. L., Smitherman, S., Vanderzee, K., Pemberton, J., & Kilts, C. D. (2015). Amygdala response predicts trajectory of symptom reduction during Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy among adolescent girls with PTSD.  Journal of Psychiatric Research 71, 33-40.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpsychires.2015.09.011

 

  1. Unterhitzenberger, J., & Rosner, R. (2016). Case report: manualized trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy with an unaccompanied refugee minor girl. European Journal of Psychotraumatology (Open Access)

http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/ejpt.v7.29246

 

  1. Sharma-Patel, K., & Brown, E. J. (2016). Emotion Regulation and Self-Blame as Mediators and Moderators of Trauma-Specific Treatment.  Psychology of Violence (APA).

http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/vio0000044

 

  1. Cohen, Judith A., Deblinger, Esther, & Mannarino, Anthony P. (2016 online access). Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children and Families.  Psychotherapy Research.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10503307.2016.1208375

Randomized Clinical Trials

Randomized Clinical Trials

  1. Deblinger, E., Lippmann, J., & Steer, R. (1996). Sexually abused children suffering posttraumatic stress symptoms:  Initial treatment outcome findings.  Child Maltreatment, 1(4), 310-321.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077559596001004003

 

1a.  Deblinger, E., Steer, R. A., & Lippmann, J. (1999).  Two-year follow-up study of cognitive behavioral therapy for sexually abused children suffering post-traumatic stress symptoms.  Child Abuse & Neglect, 23(12), 1371-1378.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0145-2134(99)00091-5

 

  1. Cohen, J. A., & Mannarino, A. P. (1996). A treatment outcome study for sexually abused preschool children:  Initial findings.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 35(1), 42-50.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/00004583-199601000-00011

 

2a – Cohen, J. A., & Mannarino, A. P. (1996).  Factors that mediate treatment outcome of sexually abused preschool children.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 35(10), 1402-1410.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/00004583-199610000-00028

 

2b.  Cohen, J. A., &  Mannarino, A. P. (1998).  Factors that mediate treatment outcome of sexually abused preschool children:  Six- and 12-month follow-up.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 37(1), 44-51.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/00004583-199801000-00016

2c.  Cohen, J. A., & Mannarino, A. P. (1997).  A treatment study for sexually abused preschool children:  Outcome during a one-year follow-up.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 36(9), 1228-1235.3. http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/00004583-199709000-00015

  1. Cohen, J. A., & Mannarino, A. P. (1998). Interventions for sexually abused children:  Initial treatment outcome findings.  Child Maltreatment:  Journal of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children, 3(1), 17-26.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077559598003001002

 

  1. King, N. J., Tonge, B. J., Mullen, P., Myerson, N., Heyne, D., Rollings, S., Martin, R., & Ollendick, T. H. (2000). Treating sexually abused children with posttraumatic stress symptoms:  A randomized clinical trial.  Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 39(11), 1347-1355.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/00004583-200011000-00008

 

 

 

  1. Deblinger, E., Stauffer, L. & Steer, R. (2001). Comparative efficacies of supportive and cognitive behavioral group therapies for children who were sexually abused and their nonoffending mothers. Child Maltreatment, 6(4), 332-343.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077559501006004006

 

  1. Cohen, J., Deblinger, E., Mannarino, A. & R. Steer (2004).  A multisite, randomized controlled trial for children with sexual abuse-related PTSD symptoms.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 43(4), 393-402.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/00004583-200404000-00005

 

6a.  Deblinger, E., Mannarino, A. P., Cohen, J. A. & Steer, R. A. (2006).  Follow-up study of a multisite, randomized, controlled trial for children with sexual abuse-related PTSD symptoms:  Examining predictors of treatment response.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 45, 12.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.chi.0000240839.56114.bb

 

  1. Cohen, J. A., Mannarino, A. P., Perel, M.D. & Staron, V. (2007). A pilot randomized controlled trial of combined trauma-focused CBT and sertraline for childhood PTSD symptoms.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 46, 811-819.                    http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/chi.0b013e3180547105

 

  1. Jaycox, L. H., Cohen, J. A., Mannarino, A. P., Walker, D. W., Langley, A. K., Gegenheimer, K. L., et al. (2010). Children’s mental health care following Hurrican Katrina:  A field trial of trauma-focused psychotherapies.  Journal of Traumatic Stress, 23, 223-231. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jts.20518

 

  1. Cohen, J. A., Mannarino, A. P., & Iyengar, S. (2011). Community treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder for children exposed to intimate partner violence: A randomized controlled trial.  Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 165(1), 16-21.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archpediatrics.2010.247

 

  1. Deblinger, E., Mannarino, A. P., Cohen, J. A., Runyon, M. K., & Steer, R. A. (2011). Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children:  Impact of the trauma narrative component and treatment length.  Depression and Anxiety, 28, 67-75. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/da.20744

 

10a.  Mannarino, A. P., Cohen, J. A., Deblinger, E., Runyon, M. K., & Steer, R. A. (2012).  Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for children sustained impact of treatment  6 – 12 months later.  Child Maltreatment 17(3) 231-241.    http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077559512451787

 

  1. O’Callaghan, P., McMullen, J., Shannon, C. , Rafferty, H., Black, A. (2013).  A randomized controlled trial of Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for sexually exploited, war-affected Congolese girls.  Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 52(4), 359-369.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaac.2013.01.013

 

 

  1. McMullen, J., O’Callaghan, P., Shannon, C., Black, A., & Eskin, J. (2013). Group Trauma-focused Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy with former child soldiers and other war-affected boys in the DR Congo:  A randomized controlled trial.  Journal of  Child Psychology and Psychiatry, (Epub ahead of print).

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jcpp.12094

 

  1. Dorsey, S., Pullmann, M. D., Berliner, L., Koschmann, E., McKay, M., & Deblinger, E. (2014). Engaging foster parents in treatment:  A randomized trial of supplementing Trauma-focused  Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with evidence-based engagement strategies.  (Child Abuse and Neglect, 38, 1508-1520).

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2014.03.020

 

13a.  Dorsey, S., Kerns, S. E., Trupin, E., Conover, K. A., & Berliner, L. (2012).  Child welfare social workers as service brokers for youth in foster care:  Findings from Project Focus.  Child Maltreatment, 17(1), 22-31.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077559511429593

 

  1. Jensen, T. K., Holt, T., Silje, M., Ormhaug, K. E., et al. (2013). A randomized effectiveness study comparing Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with therapy as usual for youth.  Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15374416.2013.822307

 

14a.   Ormhaug, S. M., Jensen, T. K., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Shirk, S. R. (2013).  The therapeutic alliance in treatment of traumatized youths:  Relation to outcome in a randomized clinical trial.  American Psychological Association. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0033884

 

  1. Diehle, J., Opmeer, B. C., Boer, F., Mannarino, A. P., & Lindauer, R. J. L. (2014). Trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy or eye movement desensitization and reprocessing: what works in children with posttraumatic stress symptoms? A randomized controlled trial. Eur. Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (online).

http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00787-014-0572-5

 

  1. Murray, Laura K., Skavenski, Stephanie, Kane, Jeremy C., Mayeya, John, Dorsey, Shannon, Cohen, Judy A., Michalopoulos, Lynn T., Imasiku, Mwyla, and Bolton, Paul A. (2015). Effectiveness of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy among trauma-affected children in Lusaka, Zambia – A Randomized Clinical Trial.  JAMA Pediatrics (online).                                                                       http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.0580

 

  1. Salloum, A., Small, B. J., Robst, J., Scheeringa, M. S., Cohen, J. A., &Storch, E. A. (2015). Stepped and Standard Care for Childhood Trauma: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial.  Research on Social Work Practice (Online First), 1-11.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1049731515601898

 

  1. Salloum, A., Wang, W., Robst, J., Murphy, T. K., Scheeringa, M. S., Cohen, J. A., & Storch, E. A. (2015). Stepped care versus standard trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy for young children.  Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry (online).

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jcpp.12471

 

  1. Cohen, J. A., Mannarino, A. P., Jankowski, K., Rosenberg, S., Kodya, S., & Wolford II, G. L. (2016). A Randomized Implementation Study of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adjudicated Teens in Residential Treatment Facilities.  Child Maltreatment (online).

http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1077559515624775

 

  1. Goldbeck, L., Muche, R., Sachser, C., Tutus, D., & Rosner, R. (2016). Effectiveness of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children and Adolescents: A Randomized Controlled Trial in Eight German Mental Health Clinics. Psychotherapy and Psychomatics 16, 159-170.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000442824

TF-CBT Triangle of Life App

TF-CBT Triangle of Life App

TF-CBT Triangle of Life AppWe are very excited that our free app for cognitive processing, the TF-CBT Triangle of Life, is now freely available from the Google Play and Apple iTunes stores!

The app was created through a collaboration between the Allegheny Health Network and the Carnegie Mellon University’s Entertainment Technology Center and Disruptive Technology Institute. It won an honorable mention in the United Nations Alliance of Civilization’s 2014 PEACE app awards and we look forward to it helping therapists to implement TF-CBT cognitive processing with traumatized children.

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