Children's Emotional Disorders Effective Treatment Archive

The Children's Emotional Disorders Effective Treatment Archive, funded by the National Institute of Mental Health, is a collection of effective psychosocial treatment programs shown to reduce anxiety, depression and other internalizing disorders in children and adolescents ages 6 to 18. Programs in the collection were selected by a national advisory panel of leading scientists in the field of children's mental health disorders based on research evidence of program effectiveness.

Each replication kit includes a User's Guide, and all program and treatment materials that can be digitized. Any materials that could not be digitized are available for purchase from Sociometrics. The complete sample program Trauma Focused Coping is provided below.

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Trauma Focused Coping: Group Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Children and Adolescents with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder after Single-Incident Trauma

This is a group cognitive behavioral therapy treatment program for children and adolescents with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and collateral symptoms of depression, anxiety, anger, and external locus of control originating from single-incident trauma.

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Building Confidence: Family Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Child Anxiety Disorders

This is a family-based cognitive behavioral therapy treatment (CBT) program for children ages 6 to 13 years with anxiety disorders, and their parents.

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CBITS: Cognitive-Behavioral Intervention for Trauma in Schools

This is a 10-session group cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for children and adolescents who have moderate levels of symptoms from PTSD, depression, and anxiety.

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The Coping Bear: Group and Individual Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Children with Anxiety Disorders and their Parents

This is an intervention with parental involvement for children with: social phobia, depression, simple phobia, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, and/or separation anxiety disorder.

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Coping Cat: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Anxious Children

This program uses a cognitive-behavioral approach to treat anxiety disorders in children and young adolescents between 8 and 14 years old.

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The Coping Course For Juvenile Corrections

This program utilizes cognitive-behavioral therapy to treat incarcerated youth in closed-custody juvenile facilities.

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Group Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Phobic/Anxious Children

This is a child-focused treatment intervention with parental involvement, for children with overanxious disorder, social phobia, and avoidant disorder.

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Helping Your Anxious Child: Bibliotherapy for Children with Anxiety Disorders Using Written Materials for Parents

This is a bibliotherapy outreach program that uses a parent-as-therapist model to assist children between 6 and 12 years of age in learning to manage their anxiety.

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SET-C: Social Effectiveness Therapy for Children and Adolescents

This is a small group behavioral treatment program designed to improve the social competence of children between the ages of 8 and 12 who suffer from social phobia.