9780534366414

Crisis Intervention Strategies (with InfoTrac)

  • ISBN 13:

    9780534366414

  • ISBN 10:

    0534366414

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 08/10/2000
  • Publisher: Brooks Cole
  • Newer Edition

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Summary

This book teaches helping professionals the skills and procedures they need to know to handle crises. Gilliland and James present a six-step model that gives students and practitioners a systematic way of dealing with people in crisis: Defining the Problem; Ensuring Client Safety; Providing Support; Examining Alternatives; Making Plans; and Obtaining Commitment. Upon this model the authors then build specific strategies for handling a myriad of different crisis situations - in many cases providing the dialogue the nurse, minister, police officer, counselor, or other practitioner might have with the person in crisis.

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