Crisis Intervention Strategies / Edition 3

Crisis Intervention Strategies / Edition 3

by Burl E. Gilliland, Richard K. James, Richard K. James
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534345689

ISBN-13: 9780534345686

Pub. Date: 11/28/1996

Publisher: Brooks/Cole

This book teaches helping professionals the skills and procedures they need to handle crises. With the first edition of this comprehensive book, Burl Gilliland and Richard James created a model that gives students and practitioners a systematic way of dealing with people in crisis. Upon this model the authors then built specific strategies for handling a myriad of…  See more details below

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This book teaches helping professionals the skills and procedures they need to handle crises. With the first edition of this comprehensive book, Burl Gilliland and Richard James created a model that gives students and practitioners a systematic way of dealing with people in crisis. Upon this model the authors then built specific strategies for handling a myriad of different crisis situations--in many cases right down to providing the dialogue that the nurse, minister, police officer, counselor, or other practitioner might have with the person in crisis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534345686
Publisher:
Brooks/Cole
Publication date:
11/28/1996
Series:
Counseling Ser.
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
650
Product dimensions:
6.58(w) x 9.56(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Approaching Crisis Intervention3
Ch. 2Basic Crisis Intervention Skills27
Ch. 3Crisis Case Handling74
Ch. 4Suicide129
Ch. 5Posttraumatic Stress Disorder163
Ch. 6Sexual Assault225
Ch. 7Woman Battering261
Ch. 8Chemical Dependency: The Crisis of Addiction322
Ch. 9Personal Loss: Bereavement and Grief406
Ch. 10Violent Behavior in Institutions455
Ch. 11Hostage Crises503
Ch. 12Human Services Workers in Crisis: Burnout537
Ch. 13Off the Couch and into the Streets583
Index615

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