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(p. 43) Session 1: Introduction to COPE 

(p. 43) Session 1: Introduction to COPE
(p. 43) Session 1: Introduction to COPE

Sudie E. Back

, Edna B. Foa

, Therese K. Killeen

, Katherine L. Mills

, Maree Teesson

, Bonnie Dansky Cotton

, Kathleen M. Carroll

, and Kathleen T. Brady

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date: 26 January 2021

This chapter describes session 1 of the COPE therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and substance use disorders. It provides the therapist with an overview of the COPE treatment program and how it works, reviews the treatment contract, addresses goals for therapy, and guides the therapist on how to teach the breathing retraining exercise.

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