The effects of experiencing eustresswhich is positive stress, versus distresswhich is negative stress, are significant. While colloquially lumped together, the various types of stress should be treated as separate concepts.
What criteria should the clinician use to determine which disorder the patient has in other words, what are the diagnostic markers for each? Which disorder do you believe the patient has?
Describe the differences in the pharmacological medication approach to PTSD treatment and the cognitive-behavioral approach. You have been tasked with developing a two-day workshop focusing on the psychology of disaster. The workshop is part of a larger several day conference. Critical means you consider a topic a very high priority, something that is absolutely essential for attendees to know about.
Each session is to be an hour long. Describe the primary psychological needs of children following a major disaster.
Use a disaster psychology theory to describe psychological risks faced by service providers initial responders, EMTs, rescuers, firefighters, police, on-site mental health clinicians, etc.
Which area of the study of the psychology of disaster do you think needs more attention these days in order to effectively deal with contemporary disasters?
Part 8 words, 2 sources and own reference section: Describe the diagnostic criteria and symptoms for PTSD; describe those susceptible and those most at risk; what prevents individuals from developing it, and how to mitigate it. Part 9 words, 2 sources and own reference section: Discuss the difference between behavioral self-blame and character self-blame in regards to disaster psychology and individual reaction.
Part 10 words, 2 sources and own reference section: Part 11 words, 2 sources and own reference section: Discuss cognitive-behavioral approach to PTSD treatment as in relates to disaster psychology. Part 12 words, 2 sources and own reference section: Discuss strategies individuals used by individuals and groups in reaction to disaster; use disaster psychology theories to support this answer.
Part 13 words, 2 sources and own reference section: Discuss the difference in psychological effect between conventional acts of terrorism and weapons of mass destruction; ensure to use disaster psychology theories.
Part 14 words, 2 sources and own reference section: Use disaster psychology theories. Part 15 words, 2 sources and own reference section: Discuss measures to prepare and mitigate beforehand psychologically the effects of weapons of mass destruction.5) Describe the primary psychological needs of children following a major disaster.
6) Use one of the theories discussed in the course to describe psychological risks faced by service providers (initial responders, EMTs, rescuers, firefighters, police, on-site mental health clinicians, etc.) in the event of a major .
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The Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster: a Compilation of Published Literature on Health Needs and Relief Activities, March Dec 14, · Introduction: In the past two decades, there have been many natural and man made disasters in India.
Natural disasters like floods, earthquakes, cyclones, droughts and human made such as terrorist acts, Nuclear or chemical war, fires and industrial accidents.
Children are often forgotten, or simply included in the general population or the generic “special needs” group as we plan for disasters and MCIs. 4,5 We forget children are a distinct group.
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