Trauma Treatments

A number of evidence-based treatments (EBTs) have demonstrated success in reducing symptoms in children and adults and improving coping mechanisms of families. ARBEST offers services and training in the following EBTs:

  • Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP) is an evidence-based treatment for trauma-exposed children (ages 0-5) that has demonstrated success in reducing emotional and behavioral difficulties, enhancing safe caregiving practices, and strengthening the parent-child relationship.
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) is an evidence-based treatment for young children (ages 2-7) with disruptive behavior, including those with a history of trauma, that has been shown to reduce behavior problems, strengthen parent-child attachment, and improve child trauma symptoms.
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) is an an evidence-based treatment for children and adolescents (ages 3-18) who have experienced trauma that has been shown to successfully resolve emotional and behavioral difficulties associated with trauma.
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) is a highly-effective cognitive-behavioral treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) for adults (ages 14+). that has been shown to effectively reduce PTSD symptoms related to a variety of traumatic events.