A Randomized Controlled Trial of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Sexually Exploited, War-Affected Congolese Girls

Paul O'Callaghan, John McMullen, Harry Rafferty, Ciaran Shannon, Alastair Black

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Abstract

To assess the efficacy of trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (TF-CBT) delivered by nonclinical facilitators in reducing posttraumatic stress, depression, and anxiety and conduct problems and increasing prosocial behavior in a group of war-affected, sexually exploited girls in a single-blind, parallel-design, randomized,+ controlled trial.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)359-69
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Volume52
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2013

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Cognitive Therapy
Anxiety
Randomized Controlled Trials
Depression
Wounds and Injuries
Warfare

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Copyright © 2013 American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

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O'Callaghan, Paul ; McMullen, John ; Rafferty, Harry ; Shannon, Ciaran ; Black, Alastair. / A Randomized Controlled Trial of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Sexually Exploited, War-Affected Congolese Girls. In: Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 2013 ; Vol. 52, No. 4. pp. 359-69.
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