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Responding to Disaster

A Guide for Mental Health Professionals (Clinical Practice, No 24)

by Linda S. Austin

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Published by American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health systems & services,
  • Psychiatry,
  • Social impact of disasters,
  • General,
  • Community Mental Health,
  • Crisis Therapy,
  • Psychology,
  • Mental health services,
  • Mental Health,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Case studies,
  • Crisis intervention (Mental he,
  • Crisis intervention (Mental health services),
  • Disaster victims

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8134669M
    ISBN 100880484640
    ISBN 109780880484640

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      Responding to disaster survivors is an existential risk that defines who I am as a counselor. I can choose to respond with courage or shy away from helping. Disaster training is essential for our profession to stay on the cutting edge of mental health counseling, especially in an era of mass violence. disaster response plan, establish company giving platforms and communicate your action plan to employees. • Within the first few weeks Partner with other stakeholders to carry out your action plan, create a social media/communications strategy and track contributions for reporting. inventory of the disaster research literature and become a useful tool for practitioners and government officials in mitigation, preparation and response efforts. This book is a must read for any disaster researcher, practitioner, or journalist, and is definitely appropriate for any upper-division undergraduate or graduate course.

      Essential reading for disaster workers. This lucid and compelling book masterfully synthesizes theory, practice, and personal experience. In place of narrow, individualized approaches, it shows how resilience, self help, culture, meaning, and collective action support psychosocial well-being in the growing array of disasters facing the world. Try to do more than respond only when a disaster occurs. Try also to respond over time. This is a hard piece of advice to follow. When disaster happens, we naturally want to do something immediately to support those impacted by it. But inevitably, the impact of all disasters is felt for a very long time. However, the special emphasis of the book is response to disasters caused by biological, chemical, and radiological agents. Vital information on post-disaster restoration of basic public health, psychological effects, and establishing communication is provided.


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