Crisis Intervention: Contemporary Issues for on-Site Interveners

Crisis Intervention: Contemporary Issues for on-Site Interveners

by James E. Hendricks, Jerome McKean, Cindy Gillespie Hendricks
     
 

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This comprehensive manual has been written for preservice and in-service crisis interveners and all frontline workers in criminal justice and social services who come into contact with people who believe that their lives are falling apart. This edition has been revised and updated to reflect the latest developments in the field. Although the book primarily focuses on… See more details below

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This comprehensive manual has been written for preservice and in-service crisis interveners and all frontline workers in criminal justice and social services who come into contact with people who believe that their lives are falling apart. This edition has been revised and updated to reflect the latest developments in the field. Although the book primarily focuses on criminal justice agents, especially the police, the principles and guidelines presented are applicable in a number of settings. New to this edition is a statement of objectives at the beginning of each chapter, a summary at the end of each chapter, a set of learning activities for each chapter, and appendices which include useful World Wide Websites, guidelines and scenarios for role plays, and a sample course outline for instructors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780398079475
Publisher:
Charles C. Thomas Publisher, Limited
Publication date:
10/28/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
412
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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