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November 2000Vol. 1, No. 7Treating Sexually Abused Boys: A Practical Guide for Therapists and Counselors

Camino, L. Jossey-Bass Publishers. 2000. 280 pages. $34.95.

Lisa Camino has spent the past fifteen years developing treatment programs for sexually abused boys. Here she offers clinical guidelines for addressing the unique needs of these boys, along with exercises and activities that can be applied in individual and group therapy settings. These exercises and techniques are specifically designed to help sexually abused boys overcome feelings of helplessness, fear, and vulnerability and regain a sense of personal power. She covers:

  • The initial assessment
  • Individual and group therapy
  • Working with parents and significant adults
  • Handling challenges
  • Structured activities to use in therapy
  • Nine therapeutic interventions.

Contains 50 activities, nine interventions, and references and resources.

To purchase a copy, contact:
350 Sansome St., 5th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-433-1740
Fax: 415-433-0499