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Author France, Kenneth, 1949-

Title Crisis intervention : a handbook of immediate person-to-person help / by Kenneth France, PH. D., Department of Psychology, Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.

Publication Info. Springfield, Illinois : Charles C. Thomas Publisher, Ltd., 2014.

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Edition Sixth edition.
Description 1 online resource
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary In this exceptional new sixth edition, the author has retained the practical framework for offering immediate problem-solving assistance to persons in crisis. Therefore, the goal of this updated and expanded edition is to provide knowledge and methods applicable to particular crisis circumstances. Specific topics include: core concepts that are fundamental to all intervention efforts, crisis theory and the philosophy of crisis intervention, basic communication and problem-solving skills, suicide prevention, assistance for terminally ill persons, bereavement counseling, intervention with crime.
Contents Crisis theory and the philosophy of crisis intervention -- Basic crisis intervention skills -- Special populations: interventions associated with suicide and death -- Special populations: interventions involving crime victims -- Special populations: interventions with groups -- Service delivery -- Community relations -- Fostering intervenor excellence and longevity: screening, training, and burnout prevention -- Evaluation of crisis intervention.
Subject Crisis intervention (Mental health services)
Psychiatric emergencies.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
Crisis intervention (Mental health services) (OCoLC)fst00883612
Psychiatric emergencies. (OCoLC)fst01081005
Crisis Intervention -- methods.
Emergency Services, Psychiatric -- methods.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: France, Kenneth, 1949- Crisis intervention. Sixth edition. Springfield, Illinois : Charles C. Thomas Publisher, Ltd., 2014 9780398081065 (DLC) 2014014510
ISBN 9780398081072 (epub)
0398081077 (epub)
9780398081065 (pbk.)
0398081069
Standard No. AU@ 000058366544
DEBBG BV043027890
DEBSZ 431725926
DEBSZ 446440582
AU@ 000052777503

 
    
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