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Effects of Trauma on Sense of Self

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Traumatic events lead to a variety of responses, including disturbances of conscious sensations that range from intrusive thoughts and images to emotional numbing. This brief report focuses on phasic alterations of self-identity experiences, using two case examples from psychotherapy. The vignettes clarify contemporary theory about how posttraumatic growth in self-organization may occur.
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Keywords: grief; identity; loss; mourning; posttraumatic growth; psychotherapy; trauma

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA

Publication date: March 4, 2015

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