|Publisher:||Guilford Publications, Inc.|
|Edition description:||Second Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)|
About the Author
Table of ContentsIntroduction I. Two In/Two Out: Building and Strengthening Your Resilient Relationship 1. The Givens and Realities of the Fire Service 2. Spillover: Managing the Relationship between Home and Work 3. Relationships: Signs of Trouble, Signs of Strength II. Answering the Call: Fire Fighters and Their Careers 4. Profiles: The Fire Fighter Personality 5. Climbing the Career Ladder: From Recruitment to Retirement III. Beyond Burning Buildings 6. Emergency Medical Services 7. Wildland Fire and Trauma IV. The Hot Zone: Staying Safe 8. Injuries, Fatalities, and Challenges to Health 9. Improving Safety V. Trauma and Stress 10. Trauma: An Overview 11. Protective Factors: A Caring Organization, Resilience, and Posttraumatic Growth 12. Getting Help for PTSI: What to Aim For, Where to Go 13. Families and Trauma 14. Helping Yourself 15. Children and Trauma VI. Fire Fighters in Hot Water 16. Addiction and Arson 17. Domestic Abuse and Suicide VII. Special Families 18. Fire-Fighting Couples 19. Diversity: Women, Ethnic Minorities, and LGBTQ Fire Fighters on the Job VIII. Getting the Help You Need When You Need It 20. Counseling Epilogue Resources Bibliography Index
Fire fighters, their family members and significant others, and health professionals who work with them. Will be used as a training tool in fire academies nationwide.