chapter  11
Core Psychotherapeutic Tasks With Returning Soldiers: A Case Conceptualization Approach
WithDONALD MEICHENBAUM
Pages 18

I quickly discovered that I needed some sort of framework to integrate this diverse current and developmental information about past and present risk and protective factors before seeing a client. As Taylor (2006) has noted, it is necessary to identify the predisposing, precipitating, perpetuating, and protective factors that contribute to a client’s problems.