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TF-CBT Triangle of Life is a game app designed for children and adolescents who have experienced trauma. The app is based on Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy a science-backed treatment appropriate for this population. The app aims to help children and adolescents change their thinking and behaviors and reduce negative emotions. Users of the app embark on a journey to help animals deal with personal problems. These problems are addressed through discovering clues to help address the animals’ thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. Through using the app, children and adolescents may build social and emotional skills by better understanding the feelings of the characters and learn ways to address and solve problems.

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Overall Score: 2.86/5.00

Overall Score: 8/14

Research Base: 1/3
Research Funding: 2/2
Proposed Intervention: 3/3
Consumer Ratings: 1/3
Clinical Input in Development: 1/1
Software Support: 0/2

Date of Rating: February 2019

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User Experience

Objective Quality Score: 3.79/5.00

Subscale scores:
Engagement: 3.93
Functionality: 4.33
Aesthetics: 3.89
Information: 3.00

Subjective quality score: 3.50

Perceived impact score: 2.94

Rating date: March 2019
Rated by: PsyberGuide

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Available For: Requires iOS 8.0 or later; Android 2.3 and up
Developer: Judith A. Cohen-MD, Dr. Esther Deblinger, Dr. Anthony P. Mannarino,
Type of Treatment: Cognitive Behavioral Principles, Cognitive Training
Targeted Conditions: Stress and Anxiety, Cognitive Behavior Training 
Target Audience: Adolescents, Children
Designed to be used in conjunction with a healthcare professional:Yes
Cost: Free
Get it on: Google Play , iTunes

Research on this App

There is no direct scientific research on the effectiveness of TF-CBT Triangle of Life

Click the links below to learn more about the treatment types used in this app.

How Cognitive Training Works
How Cognitive Behavioral Principles Work