International Journal of
Psychology and Counselling

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Psychol. Couns.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2499
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJPC
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 191

Table of Content: November 2015; 7(8)

November 2015

Expressive group counseling as a model for increasing self-awareness to reduce trauma symptoms experienced by children in Palestine

The purpose of this study was to test the effectiveness of a time-limited group counseling program based on expressive activities in improving levels of self awareness and reducing PTSD symptoms for children experiencing symptoms of trauma in the West Bank of Palestine. The sample consisted of 30 children who have all experienced significant losses and trauma from Nablus, Palestine ranging from 9-12 years of age....

Author(s): Fayez Azez Mohamad Mahamid, Sulieman T. Rihani and Denise Ziya Berte