Martha B. Straus, Ph.D

Martha Straus

Martha B. Straus, Ph.D

Martha B. Straus, Ph.D. is a professor in the Department of Clinical Psychology at Antioch University New England Graduate School in Keene, New Hampshire. Dr. Straus is an international trainer on topics related to child, adolescent, and family development, attachment, trauma, and therapy. She is the author of numerous articles and five books including, most recently, Treating Trauma in Adolescents: Development, Attachment, and the Therapeutic Relationship. She lives in Brattleboro, VT where she also maintains a small private practice.


  • Blaustein, M., & Kinniburgh, K. (2019). Treating traumatic stress in children and adolescents. NY: Guilford.
  • Straus, M. (2017). Treating trauma in adolescents: Development, attachment, and the therapeutic relationship. New York: Guilford.
  • Van der Kolk (2014). The body keeps the score: Brain, mind and body in the healing of trauma. New York: Viking Penguin.

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