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Judy
Cohen
Judith Cohen, M.D. is a board-certified child psychiatrist and Medical Director, Center for Traumatic Stress in Children and Adolescents at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh. She is co-developer of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy described in Treating Trauma and Traumatic Grief in Children and Adolescents and Trauma-Focused CBT for Children and Adolescents: Treatment Applications.

Sometimes, we shouldn't call them victims

Judy CohenDecember 12, 2017
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Co-authored with Kelly Kinnish "Don’t give up on your client.  When I first started therapy, I wouldn’t talk…every time, I wouldn’t talk for like the whole hour… some therapists would have given up…""The lady [prior therapist] tried to force things and just wrote stuff down…""Therapists should sit and listen…""What people don’t know when you’re going into therapy… you don’t know these people, you gotta gain trust...Continue