Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Kids

Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral therapy is the most widely researched and empirically supported treatment than any other diagnoses for children. Children referred or assessed for trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy is because they are showing signs that trauma is having a negative impact on their behavior or emotions. This fact sheet answers some of the questions that caregivers often ask. Please talk to the child’s therapist about any further questions or concerns. Stein Counseling has a number of providers trained  in the Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy including  Ted Stein (supervisor), Val Kokott-Rebhahn,  Tiffany Merchant, Karn Ofte-Schroeder, and Julie Olson. Ted is  Nationally Certified Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapist. 

For more trauma information, below are some helpful resources:

Questions and Answers about Child Sexual Abuse Treatment

Resources for Parents and Caregivers about Trauma and Traumatic Events

Signs of Traumatic Stress Response in Children 


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