CREATE A SOUL-SATISFYING LIFE.

Make a good end to a year of shock,  tumult and change

By Karen Carnabucci, LCSW, TEP

Here we are, looking at the end of 2017. It has been a tumultuous year for many people — personally, politically and socially. Depending on where we live and who we are, the happenings of 2017 may still be stirring within our minds, bodies, hearts and spirits.

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TSM Transformative Triangle Newsletter

Transforming the TSM Trauma Triangle:

From Roles of Post-Traumatic Stress to Roles of Post-Traumatic Growth

Scott Giacomucci, MSS, LCSW, CTTS, CET III, TSI AL – TSM East Coast Organizer

TSM’s trauma triangle offers a unique conceptualization of the internalization of trauma in the simplicity of role theory. This contribution to trauma theory was introduced over two decades ago as an adaption of Karpman’s interpersonal triangle which many clinicians in additions treatment or family therapy are familiar with.

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Clinica Contemporánea

Experiential Treatment for PTSD. The therapeutic Spiral Model. M. Katherine Hudgins. Springer Publishing Company. 2002
Book Review: Experiential Treatment for PTSD. The therapeutic Spiral Model.

Herranz Castillo, Teodoro

Director Escuela Psicoterapia y Psicodrama, España

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November 10 – 12, 2017 Important Dates to Remember Two Coasts — Two Workshops

Wake-Up Call: How Charlottesville Heals After August 12th

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Sunday Morning Wake-up Call, host Sean McCord looks at how our community is healing one month after the events of August 12th. Our guests include Rebecca Kendall of the Community Mental Health Wellness Coalitionand Dr. Kate Hudgins who, along with her Community Action Healing Team, has created the Recover Charlottesville action.

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Classical Psychodrama

American Board of Examiners in Psychodrama, Sociometry, and Group Psychotherapy approved training programs:  Training program resource. (n.d.). Retrieved August 25, 2016, from
https://www.uclartsandhealing.net/view_trainingprogram.aspx?rid=15

Altman, K. P. (2000). Psychodramatic treatment of Dissociative Identity Disorder. In P. F Kellerman, & M.K. Hudgins (Eds.), Psychodrama with trauma survivors: Acting out your pain. (pp. 176-186). Philadelphia: Jessica Kingsley
https://www.amazon.com/Psychodrama-Trauma-Survivors-Acting-Therapies/dp/1853028932

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Interpersonal Neurobiology Theory

American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, (5th ed.). Washington, DC: Author.http://dsm.psychiatryonline.org/doi/book/10.1176/appi.books.9780890425596
Badenoch, B. (2008).  Being a brain-wise therapist: A practical guide to interpersonal neurobiology.  New York, NY:  W.W. Norton and Company. https://www.amazon.com/Being-Brain-Wise-Therapist-Interpersonal-Neurobiology/dp/0393705544

Calhoun, L.G. & Tedeschi, R.G. (2014). The Handbook of Post-Traumatic Growth: Research and Practice. New York, NY: Psychology Press.
https://www.amazon.com/Handbook-Posttraumatic-Growth-Research-Practice/dp/0805857672/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1503065955&sr=1-1&keywords=The+Handbook+of+Post-Traumatic+Growth%3A+Research+and+Practice

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Publications by TSM Writers

Theory, Research and Practice of TSM

Alers V.M. 2008 “The 20th Vona du Toit Memorial lecture 2007. Proposing the social atom of occupational therapy:Dealing with trauma as part of an integrated inclusive intervention.” South African Journal of Occupational Therapy, 38, 3, (3 – 10).
http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S2310-38332008000300003

Alers, V.M. (2013). The therapeutic spiral model perspective from South Africa—The rainbow nation. In K. Hudgins & F. Toscani (Eds.), Healing world trauma with the therapeutic spiral model.[1]  London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.
https://www.amazon.com/Healing-World-Trauma-Therapeutic-Spiral/dp/1849059233

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