ERIC Number: EJ324305
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Risk Management in Adventure Programs with Special Populations: Two Hidden Dangers.
Stich, Thomas F.; Gaylor, Michael S.
Journal of Experiential Education, v7 n3 p15-19 Fall 1984
Presents practical information about psychiatric medications and psychological emergencies to assist staff working in outdoor settings with mental health patients. Discusses the potential hazards and side effects of psychotropic drugs. Provides step-by-step guidelines for distinguishing between medical and psychological problems, assessing psychological emergencies, intervening, and evaluating intervention strategies. (JHZ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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