Dr. Courtois specializes in the treatment of trauma, particularly for adults experiencing the effects of childhood incest and other forms of sexual, physical, and emotional abuse.
Dr. Courtois has worked with these issues for 30 years and has developed treatment approaches for complex posttraumatic and dissociative conditions for which she has received international recognition.
She offers integrative and evidence-based relational treatments for clients and consultation for loved ones that involve respect, information, and hope to counter the effects of trauma and abuse.
Her most recent books are It's Not You, It's What Happened to You: Complex Trauma and Treatment
Christine A. Courtois, and Spiritually Oriented Psychotherapy for Trauma, edited along with Donald Walker and Jamie Aten.