The three pioneers of Trauma-Focused CBT – Judith Cohen, Anthony Mannarino and Esther Deblinger – describe how this transformative treatment for children and their families works.
Dr Judith Cohen is a leading child and adolescent psychiatrist and the co-creator of the innovative therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). She is a Professor of Psychiatry at Drexel University College of Medicine.
Dr Anthony Mannarino is a leading expert in traumatic stress in children, benefitting from three decades of work and research in the field. He is the Director of the Center for Traumatic Stress in Children and Adolescents.
Dr Esther Deblinger is a Professor of Psychiatry at Rowan University in Stratford, New Jersey. She is an expert on the impact of child abuse on mental health and the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder for children and adolescents.