AUTHORS: Greenstone/Leviton - ©2011
Designed to help in day-to-day, on-the-scene crisis intervention, ELEMENTS OF CRISIS INTERVENTION: CRISES AND HOW TO RESPOND TO THEM, 3e offers a nuts-and-bolts presentation of the most important information and concepts needed to be an effective crisis worker. It uses a practical, hands-on approach to provides the basic elements of crisis intervention and illustrates how they can be applied to varying crisis situations. Written with input from students, this one-of-a-kind resource offers a format similar to a step-by-step guide to an intervention. It is packed with vignettes, examples, and tools for building communication skills. More than a textbook, it is an excellent quick-reference handbook for helping professionals who work on the front lines of crisis intervention.