Crisis Intervention Strategies / Edition 5

Crisis Intervention Strategies / Edition 5

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

ISBN-10: 0534569668

ISBN-13: 9780534569662

Pub. Date: 09/01/2004

Publisher: Cengage Learning

"Richard James and Burl Gilliland give you key concepts and theories as well as the specific strategies, skills, techniques - and even actual dialogues - that you can use in crisis intervention situations." This book introduces you to the latest topics, research, theories, and techniques of this rapidly evolving field, along with case material from real crisis…  See more details below

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"Richard James and Burl Gilliland give you key concepts and theories as well as the specific strategies, skills, techniques - and even actual dialogues - that you can use in crisis intervention situations." This book introduces you to the latest topics, research, theories, and techniques of this rapidly evolving field, along with case material from real crisis situations. Authoritative, class-tested, and based on the authors' extensive experience teaching crisis intervention courses, the book includes information on cutting-edge topics such as cybercounseling via the Internet and compassion fatigue.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534569662
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
09/01/2004
Edition description:
With 4 mos. of Infotrac
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.52(h) x 1.16(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1Crisis intervention theory and application1
Ch. 1Approaching crisis intervention3
Ch. 2Basic crisis intervention skills19
Ch. 3Crisis case handling52
Pt. 2Handling specific crises : going into the trenches89
Ch. 4Posttraumatic stress disorder91
Ch. 5Crisis of lethality145
Ch. 6Sexual assault176
Ch. 7Partner violence219
Ch. 8Chemical dependency : the crisis of addiction270
Ch. 9Personal loss : bereavement and grief325
Pt. 3Crisis in the human services workplace367
Ch. 10Violent behavior in institutions369
Ch. 11Crises in schools402
Ch. 12Crisis/hostage negotiation450
Ch. 13Human services workers in crisis : burnout, vicarious traumatization, and compassion fatigue479
Pt. 4New directions513
Ch. 14Ecosystemic crisis intervention and the multicultural imperative515
Ch. 15Off the couch and into the streets553

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