Introduces the new and burdgeoning field of disaster psychology, illustrating how local and international humanitarian workers can effectively provide care to help restore mental health and stability for survivors of manmade and natural disasters, from genocide attempts and terrorist attacks to tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, and floods.... years ago (Dodge, 2000a), I found no formalized protocol that was being used by any internationally involved organization. ... The Disaster Mental Health Institute at the University of South Dakota was working with the International Federation of Red ... It is a basic workbook on refugee participation in problem identification and solution development that can be applied across a variety of service areas.
|Title||:||Handbook of International Disaster Psychology: Fundamentals and overview|
|Author||:||Gilbert Reyes, Gerard A. Jacobs|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2006|