A Guide to Crisis Intervention / Edition 4

A Guide to Crisis Intervention / Edition 4

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by Kristi Kanel
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0840034296

ISBN-13: 9780840034298

Pub. Date: 01/01/2011

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This practical nuts-and-bolts guide provides readers with the skills necessary to handle any crisis situation. The book utilizes the comprehensive and effective ABC Model of Crisis Intervention that can be used as effectively for day-to-day interactions as for emergency situations. A GUIDE TO CRISIS INTERVENTION, 4E addresses such crises as drug abuse, secondary

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This practical nuts-and-bolts guide provides readers with the skills necessary to handle any crisis situation. The book utilizes the comprehensive and effective ABC Model of Crisis Intervention that can be used as effectively for day-to-day interactions as for emergency situations. A GUIDE TO CRISIS INTERVENTION, 4E addresses such crises as drug abuse, secondary PTSD, crisis worker burnout, AIDS, suicide, death and dying, Alzheimer's, and victimization and abuse.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780840034298
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2011
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


1. What is a Crisis? 2. The History of Crisis Intervention. 3. Ethical and Professional Issues. 4. The ABC Model of Crisis Intervention. 5. Suicide, Homicide, Psychotic Decompensation. 6. Cultural Issues and Related Crises. 7. Developmental Crises. 8. Crises of Loss. 9. Natural Disasters, Manmade Disasters, and Trauma Response. 10. Crises of Personal Victimization: Child Abuse, Intimate Partner Abuse, and Sexual Assault. 11. Substance Abuse Crises. 12. Crises In Reaction To Serious Illness.

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