Research Support for TF-CBT

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Randomized controlled trials directly related to TF-CBT model
Cohen, J. A., & Mannarino, A. P. (1996). A treatment outcome study for sexually abused preschool children: Initial findings. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 35, 42-50.
Cohen, J. A., & Mannarino, A. P. (1997). A treatment study for sexually abused preschool children: Outcome during a one-year follow-up. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 36, 1228-1235.
Cohen, J. A., & Mannarino, A. P. (1998). Interventions for sexually abused children: Initial treatment outcome findings. Child Maltreatment, 3, 17-26.
Cohen, J. A., Deblinger, E., Mannarino, A. P., & Steer, R. A. (2004). A multi-site, randomized controlled trial for sexually abused children with PTSD symptoms. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 43, 393-402.
Cohen, J. A., Mannarino, A. P., & Knudsen, K. (2005). Treating sexually abused children: One year follow-up of a randomized controlled trial. Child Abuse & Neglect, 29, 135-145.
Deblinger, E., Lippmann, J., & Steer, R. (1996). Sexually abused children suffering posttraumatic stress symptoms: Initial treatment outcome findings. Child Maltreatment, 1, 310-321.
Deblinger, E., Steer, R. A., & Lippmann, J. (1999). Two-year follow-up study of cognitive behavioral therapy for sexually abused children suffering post-traumatic stress symptoms. Child Abuse & Neglect, 23, 1371-1378.
Deblinger, E., Stauffer, L. B., & Steer, R. A. (2001). Comparative efficacies of supportive and cognitive behavioral group therapies for young children who have been sexually abused and their nonoffending mothers. Child Maltreatment, 6, 332-343.
King, N., Tonge, B.J., Mullen, P., Myerson, N., Heyne, D., Rollings, S., Martin, R. & Ollendick, T.H. (2000). Treating sexually abused children with post-traumatic stress symptoms: a randomized clinical trial. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 59(11),1347-1355.
Open trials directly related to TF-CBT
Deblinger, E., McLeer, S. V., & Henry, D. (1990). Cognitive behavioral treatment for sexually abused children suffering post-traumatic stress: Preliminary findings. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 29, 747-752.
Stauffer, L. & Deblinger, E. (1996). Cognitive behavioral groups for nonoffending mothers and their young sexually abused children: a preliminary treatment outcome study, Child Maltreatment, 1(1), 65-76.
Randomized controlled trials of treatment models similar to TF-CBT
Berliner, L., & Saunders, B. E. (1996). Treating fear and anxiety in sexually abused children: Results of a controlled 2-year follow-up study. Child Maltreatment, 1, 294-309.
Kolko, D. (1996). Individual cognitive behavioral treatment and family therapy for physically abused children and their offending parents: A comparison of clinical outcomes. Child Maltreatment, 1, 322-342.
Stein, B. D., Jaycox, L. H., Kataoka, S. H., Wong, M., Tu, W., Elliott, M. N., & Fink, A. (2003). A mental health intervention for schoolchildren exposed to violence. JAMA, 290, 603-611.
Controlled trials without random assignment of treatment models similar to TF-CBT
Goenjian, A. K., Karayan, I., Pynoos, R. S., Minassian, D., Najarian, L. M., Steinberg, A. M., & Fairbanks, L. A. (1997). Outcome of psychotherapy among early adolescents after trauma. American Journal of Psychiatry, 154, 536-542.
March, J. S., Amaya-Jackson, L., Murray, M. C., & Schulte, A. (1998). Cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy for children and adolescents with posttraumatic stress disorder after a single-incident stressor. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 37, 585-593.
Treatment Reviews that include TF-CBT
Chadwick Center for Children and Families. (2004). Closing the Quality Chasm in Child Abuse Treatment: Identifying and Disseminating Best Practices. San Diego, CA: Author. (http://www.musc.edu/ncvc)
National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (http://www.modelprograms.samhsa.gov/pdfs/model/TFCBT.pdf)
Saunders, B.E., Berliner, L., & Hanson, R.F. (Eds.). (2004). Child Physical and Sexual Abuse: Guidelines for Treatment (Revised Report: April 26, 2004). Charleston, SC: National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center. (http://www.musc.edu/ncvc).
Cochrane Collaboration Review of PTSD treatments with Adults
Bisson J, A.M. (2005). Psychological treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) (Review). The Cochrane Collaboration. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. (http://www.thecochranelibrary.com).



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