The Final Research Paper provides an opportunity to be creative with your own integrative understanding of Trauma
The Final Research Paper provides an opportunity to be creative with your own integrative understanding of Trauma and Trauma Related Disorders
The focus of this paper is to choose an area of research that is relevant and pertinent to the assessment and treatment of PTSD, Complex Trauma and co-occurring disorders.
The following guidelines will help you prepare for your Final Research Paper:
Paper is to be 10 pages total plus title and reference pages
Your paper must include research on complex trauma and co-occurring disorders to include the following:
The topic MUST be justified by your understanding of the prevalent research on the diagnosis and treatment of complex trauma and co-occurring disorders
Integrate a discussion of how you see your research findings as significant to your clinical work or the field of psychology in general
Illustrate an understanding by giving examples from your own life or clinical practice that supports your research. (If this does not apply to you, contact your mentor for alternatives).
§ Select a minimum of eight (8) current research articles* taken from scholarly journals (online or hard copy) on your selected topic.
In everyday life, people have always used trauma to mean a stressful event. However, the word trauma is mostly used when referring an extreme stress which exceeds the ability of the person to cope with it. It is sometimes hard to distinguish between stress trauma as well as adaptation. There are different definitions of trauma given by different psychologists. It can be defined as a uniquely personal experience of a particular……………………..