Download e-book for iPad: Behavioral Health Response to Disasters by Julie Framingham,Martell L. Teasley

By Julie Framingham,Martell L. Teasley

ISBN-10: 1439821232

ISBN-13: 9781439821237

Disasters could cause long term disruptions to the workouts of people and groups, putting survivors liable to constructing critical psychological well-being and substance abuse difficulties. catastrophe behavioral wellbeing and fitness providers offer emotional help, support normalize pressure reactions, check restoration concepts, and inspire fit coping behaviors. in addition they attach survivors to neighborhood assets which may support the restoration method. Today’s expanding frequency and depth of failures benefit larger concentrate on the improvement of modalities for intervention and mitigation opposed to the mental affects of disaster.



In Behavioral healthiness reaction to Disasters, pros with years of perform, study, and nationwide advisory board carrier overview and talk about key subject matters within the box. Highlighting the subjects of cultural competence and evidence-based perform, this volume:





  • Presents an interdisciplinary method of interpreting particular catastrophe behavioral overall healthiness topics

  • Considers how an individual’s tradition could impression willingness to search out and settle for services

  • Incorporates learn on susceptible or at-risk populations who're more likely to endure disproportionately extra opposed mental effects of disaster

  • Discusses scientific experiences of cognitive behavioral remedies for disaster-related misery and post-traumatic tension disorder



In the earlier twenty years, catastrophe behavioral healthiness examine, coverage, and perform have grown exponentially. This quantity covers the big variety of concerns during this rising box, highlighting matters that we needs to handle as a way to create extra disaster-resilient communities.

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