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Chapter 26 (Crisis and Disaster)
Terms in this set (18)
_____ crisis is during each developmental stages that becomes a critical period of increased vulnerability, and at the same time, heightened potential for a crisis.
_____ crisis are changes that are an external rather than internal cause, and often unexpected such as loss or change of a job, a death, or a divorce.
_____ crisis results from events that are unplanned and may be accidental, caused by nature, or human made.
3 Possible outcomes for crisis interventions...
They will emerge with a...
1. Higher level of functioning
2. Same level of functioning
3. Lower level of functioning
Person addicted to _____ may see crisis as "_____ of _____".
Person addicted to alcohol may see crisis as "moment of clarity".
The goal of crisis intervention is to return the patient to at least the pre-crisis level of _____, and assuming the patient to be mentally _____ and well in the past.
The goal of crisis intervention is to return the patient to at least the pre-crisis level of functioning, and assuming the patient to be mentally healthy and well in the past.
Principle of crisis intervention is that you deal with the _____ problem first.
_____ is key.
Treat the patient in a crisis situation as if they are _____/_____ level of _____, and tell them...
Treat the patient in a crisis situation as if they are panic/manic level of anxiety, and tell them "This is what you are going to do".
First thing to do in a crisis situation is to...
Identify whether the patient's response to the crisis warrants psychiatric treatment or hospitalization to minimize decompensation.
Second thing to do in a crisis situation...
Identify if the patient is able to identify the precipitating event.
Third thing to do in a crisis situation...
Look at present situational supports
Fourth thing to do in a crisis situation...
Look at coping styles and measures
Primary care --->
Prevent it from happening
Secondary care --->
Minimize effects of it happening
Tertiary care --->
Always want to assess _____ first, and make the patient feel safe and less anxious.
Critical incident stress _____ offers individuals to share their thoughts and feelings in a safe and controlled environment.
Critical incident stress debriefing
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