ERIC Number: EJ868104
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Oct
Reference Count: 6
Brock, Stephen E., Ed.
Communique, v38 n2 p12, 14 Oct 2009
This article presents summaries of four recent crisis management publications: (1) "Crisis Intervention for Children/Caregivers Exposed to Intimate Partner Violence," summarized by Donna DeVaughn Kreskey; (2) "Predictors of Trauma Reactions Following the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks," summarized by Kelly O'Connor; (3) "Cognitive Coping Styles and PTSD in Traffic Accident Survivors," summarized by Jennifer DeFago; and (4) "Recommendations for Disaster Mental Health Research," summarized by Melissa Allen Heath. The first article examines the use of crisis intervention following intimate partner violence. The second article summarized identifies variables associated with traumatic stress reactions following the 9/11 attacks. The third article summarized examines factors that impact the severity of children's posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) reactions following traffic accidents. The final article offers recommendations for disaster mental health research.
Descriptors: Accidents, Crisis Intervention, Terrorism, Traffic Safety, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Coping, Family Violence, Predictor Variables, Mental Health Programs, Performance Factors, Severity (of Disability), Children, Literature Reviews, Crisis Management
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Adult Education; Elementary Secondary Education
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