TF-CBT can effectively
address a child’s anxiety, depression and behavioral difficulties in 12-16 sessions, and the model can be used in both individual and group therapy formats. Treatment generally consists of parallel sessions with children and their non-offending caregiver(s), as well as joint caregiver-child sessions in the later stages of therapy. Research
has documented that this treatment model effectively helps children
and adolescents (ages 3 to 18) overcome post traumatic stress disorder,
depression and feelings of shame as well as other behavioral and
More information about TF-CBT as well as on-line brief introductory training
clinicians is available at www.musc.edu/tfcbt.
For information about Trauma Focused-CBT training by CARES Institute
staff, call 856-566-6732.
To complete Trauma Focused-CBT Training request form, click