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Pledge the Gift of Life

Each year, the lives of thousands of people across the country are saved because someone made the choice to become an organ donor. In April, Allegheny Health Network is honored to celebrate National Donate Life Month and pay tribute to all of those who have bestowed the precious gift of life to another through organ donation. Visit AHNdonate.org to learn more and register to be an organ donor.



Format: 04/23/2014
Format: 04/23/2014


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Does science know how to treat traumatized children?

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

Studies have shown that there's no one-size fits all solution to helping children recover from emotional trauma. However, trauma-focused cognitive behavior therapy -- developed in part by Judith Cohen and Anthony Mannarino at Allegheny General Hospital -- did get good marks for its step-by-step approach of relaxing the child, teaching coping strategies and visualization to control disturbing thoughts and helping the child construct a personal story about what happened.

To read more, visit the Post-Gazette website.


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