Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 September 2014

344 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199364169

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How to Help Yourself and Others in Distress or Danger

Lee Ann Hoff

  • Offers many examples and opportunities to apply basic crisis care strategies to their readers>' own lives and on behalf of others in distress through extensive use of stories, discussion, and action items for each chapter.
  • Details the ideals of 24/7 crisis care and well-coordinated mental health services for which readers frustrated with waiting lists and other challenges during crisis will benefit.
  • This book translates dense psychiatric prose into a language that lay readers and non-specialists in mental health care can readily use in everyday life or professional practice.

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