Crisis treatment of a preadolescent who accidentally killed his twin.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Justification and effectiveness of a multimodal approach to treating a preadolescent who accidentally killed his twin is presented and recommended as a model for treatment of similarly disturbed children. The interaction of dynamically oriented therapy, pharmacotherapy, conflict-resolution/problem-solving-skills training, biofeedback/desensitization, and family work is detailed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Petti, TA; Wells, K

Published Date

  • July 1, 1980

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 34 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 434 - 443

PubMed ID

  • 7191212

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-9564

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1176/appi.psychotherapy.1980.34.3.434


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States