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close this bookMental Health Services in Disasters: Manual for Humanitarian Workers (PAHO; 2000; 92 pages) [ES]
View the documentPreface
View the documentObjectives
View the documentIntroduction
open this folder and view contentsChapter 1: Historical Overview and Mental Health Role
open this folder and view contentsChapter 2: Basic Mental Health Content
open this folder and view contentsChapter 3: Developmental Stages of Survivor Behavior
close this folderChapter 4: Post-disaster Intervention Programs
View the documentEstablishing a Post-disaster Intervention Program
View the documentConsultation and Education
View the documentPost-disaster Outreach and Crisis Counseling
open this folder and view contentsChapter 5: Populations with Special Needs
View the documentMental Health Services in Disasters: Manual for Humanitarian Workers
 

Chapter 4: Post-disaster Intervention Programs

OVERVIEW OF CHAPTER

Description:

Introduces post-disaster intervention programs and applied and operational guidelines.

Purpose:

To review the purpose, scope, and application of post-disaster assistance guidelines.

Content:

• Similarities and differences vis-à-vis other types of mental health intervention programs.

 

• Special characteristics of post-disaster assistance to survivors:

   

- Consultation and education

   

- Outreach

   

- Crisis counseling

Learning Objectives:

• To acquire knowledge of the basic organizational structures needed to set up a post-disaster mental health intervention program.

 

• To identify existing outreach methodologies available to disaster mental health workers.

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