ABSTRACT

Field Manual for Mental Health and Human Service Workers in Major Disasters   [open pdf - 143KB]

"This Field Manual is intended for mental health workers and other human service providers who assist survivors following a disaster. This pocket reference provides the basics of disaster mental health, with numerous specific and practical suggestions for workers. Essential information about disaster survivors' reactions and needs is included. 'Helping' skills are described with guidance for when to refer for professional assistance. Strategies for worker stress prevention and management are presented in the last section."

Report Number:
DHHS Publication No. ADM 90-537
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Date:
2000
Copyright:
Public Domain
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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