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Title Crisis and disaster counseling : lessons learned from Hurricane Katrina and other disasters / Priscilla Dass-Brailsford, editor
Published Los Angeles : SAGE, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 263 pages)
Contents A historical overview of disasters and the crisis field / Priscilla Dass-Brailsford -- Hurricane Katrina : what went wrong? / Priscilla Dass-Brailsford -- Ignore the dead : we want the living / Priscilla Dass-Brailsford -- Effective disaster and crisis interventions / Priscilla Dass-Brailsford -- Families affected by Hurricane Katrina and other disasters : learning from the experiences of African American survivors / Nancy Boyd-Franklin -- Children and crisis / Kenyon C. Knapp -- Provider perspectives on serving the needs of displaced disaster survivors following Hurricane Katrina / J. Brian Houston [and others] -- Older adults and natural disasters : lessons learned from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita / Katie E. Cherry, Priscilla D. Allen, and Sandro Galea -- The spiritual dimensions of caring for people affected by disasters / Harriet G. McCombs -- Working with rural and diverse communities after disasters / Beth Boyd, Randal P. Quevillon, and Ryan M. Engdahl -- Voices of hope : a commentary on dislocation and relocation / Sylvia A. Marotta -- The federal government in disaster mental health response : an ever-evolving role / Daniel Dodgen and Jessica Meed -- A community-based approach to coping with crises in Africa / Karen F. Carr -- Secondary trauma among disaster responders : the need for self-care / Priscilla Dass-Brailsford -- Summary and conclusion / Priscilla Dass-Brailsford
Summary This new edition looks at the many recent changes in the arena of Human Sevices Organizations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Crisis intervention (Mental health services) -- United States -- Case studies.
Disaster victims -- Counseling of -- United States -- Case studies.
Emergency management -- United States -- Case studies.
Older disaster victims.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Dass-Brailsford, Priscilla.
ISBN 1483302075 (electronic bk.)
9781483302072 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)