Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health

Written By Brian Flynn
Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health
  • Publsiher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 18 January 2017
  • ISBN : 0128036397
  • Pages : 370 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health written by Brian Flynn which was release on 18 January 2017, this book published by Butterworth-Heinemann. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health identifies the most critical areas of integration between the profession of emergency management and the specialty of disaster behavioral health, providing perspectives from both of these critical areas, and also including very practical advice and examples on how to address key topics. Each chapter features primary text written by a subject matter expert from a related field that is accompanied by a comment by another profession that is then illustrated with a case study of, or a suggested method for, collaboration. Addresses the current state of the collaboration between the emergency management and disaster behavioral health communities as presented from pioneers in their respective fields Focuses on practical examples of what works and what doesn’t Stresses both legal and ethical considerations and the public-private partnerships that are important for leadership in disaster situations Covers Emergency Operations Centers (EOCs) and risk communication

Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health

Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health
  • Author : Brian Flynn,Ronald Sherman
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2017-01-18
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : Integrating Emergency Management and Disaster Behavioral Health identifies the most critical areas of integration between the profession of emergency management and the specialty of disaster behavioral health, providing perspectives from both of these critical areas, and also including very practical advice and examples on how to address key topics. Each ...

An International Perspective on Disasters and Children s Mental Health

An International Perspective on Disasters and Children s Mental Health
  • Author : Christina W. Hoven,Lawrence V. Amsel,Sam Tyano
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-07-18
  • Total pages : 439
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : This book provides a broad international perspective on the psychological trauma faced by children and adolescents exposed to major disasters, and on the local public health response to their needs. An outstanding quality of the book is that it draws upon the experience of local researchers, clinicians, and public mental ...

Proceedings of the 6th Rocky Mountain Region Disaster Mental Health Conference

Proceedings of the 6th Rocky Mountain Region Disaster Mental Health Conference
  • Author : George W. Doherty
  • Publisher : Loving Healing Press
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • Total pages : 104
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : Events around the world continue to present challenges for first responders and mental health professionals. This volume focuses on presentations made November 8-10, 2007, at the Rocky Mountain Region Disaster Mental Health Institute's annual Disaster Mental Health Conference....

Behavioral Health Response to Disasters

Behavioral Health Response to Disasters
  • Author : Julie Framingham,Martell L. Teasley
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-04-23
  • Total pages : 441
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : Disasters can cause long-term disruptions to the routines of individuals and communities, placing survivors at risk of developing serious mental health and substance abuse problems. Disaster behavioral health services provide emotional support, help normalize stress reactions, assess recovery options, and encourage healthy coping behaviors. They al...

Healthy Resilient and Sustainable Communities After Disasters

Healthy  Resilient  and Sustainable Communities After Disasters
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Committee on Post-Disaster Recovery of a Community's Public Health, Medical, and Social Services
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2015-09-10
  • Total pages : 504
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : In the devastation that follows a major disaster, there is a need for multiple sectors to unite and devote new resources to support the rebuilding of infrastructure, the provision of health and social services, the restoration of care delivery systems, and other critical recovery needs. In some cases, billions of ...

Disaster Response and Recovery

Disaster Response and Recovery
  • Author : Diane Meyers
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release Date : 1996-07
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : A resource on basic, practical issues related to planning & implementing disaster mental health services. Provides specific, concrete information for managers who are involved in planning services as well as practitioners who are delivering services. Chapters include checklists of actions to take before, during, & after a disaster to help staff in ...

Local Planning for Terror and Disaster

Local Planning for Terror and Disaster
  • Author : Leonard A. Cole,Nancy D. Connell
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-08-06
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : Local Planning for Terror and Disaster gives voice to experts in key fields involved with local preparedness, assessing the quality of preparedness in each field, and offering directions for improvement. Introductory chapters provide overviews of terror medicine, security and communications, which are indispensable to successful preparedness, while subsequent chapters concentrate ...

Disaster Mental Health Community Planning

Disaster Mental Health Community Planning
  • Author : Robert W. Schmidt,Sharon L. Cohen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-03-23
  • Total pages : 234
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : Disaster Mental Health Community Planning is a step-by-step guide to developing mental health disaster plans, assisting communities to act on long-term resilience and recovery. As disasters continue to increase in severity and number, with 16% of survivors identified as potential PTSD victims if they don't promptly receive care, this book is ...

Principles of Emergency Management

Principles of Emergency Management
  • Author : Michael J. Fagel
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2011-12-12
  • Total pages : 585
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : Principles of Emergency Management: Hazard Specific Issues and Mitigation offers preparedness and mitigation recommendations for advanced emergency planning. Because disasters are so unpredictable, advance planning is needed to effectively respond to and mitigate against the potential effects of such events. Whether a disaster is natural or man-made, accidental or deliberate, ...

Prehospital Behavioral Emergencies and Crisis Response

Prehospital Behavioral Emergencies and Crisis Response
  • Author : Dwight A. Polk,Jeffrey T. Mitchell,Benjamin Gulli,American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2008-12-09
  • Total pages : 295
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : Prehospital Behavioral Emergencies and Crisis Response was designed to complement Jones & Bartlett Learning's Continuing Education series. This resource educates readers on the crisis and behavioral health issues of patients in the prehospital environment. Separated into three parts, coverage includes: the acute behavioral crisis, chronic mental health issues, and prehospital response. ...

Final Report

Final Report
  • Author : John R. Tassey
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release Date : 1998-05-01
  • Total pages : 108
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : Examines all phases of the response network involved in the aftermath of the Oklahoma City Bombing. Includes descriptions of the responses and recommendations in the event of future terrorist activity. Examines: services to adult survivors and victims' families, services to children, services to first response teams and rescue and recovery ...

Crisis as an Opportunity

Crisis as an Opportunity
  • Author : Richard Edwards,Julia Mirsky,Roni Kaufman,Amos Avgar
  • Publisher : University Press of America
  • Release Date : 2011-10-16
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : Natural and human-made disasters appear to be increasing in frequency and scope, commanding extensive media attention. Growing sensitivity to issues of preparedness and community response has created a greater interest among academics and practitioners. The Asian Tsunami, Hurricane Katrina, mudslides in Brazil, earthquakes in Haiti, Chile, Japan, Turkey, China, and ...

The Intersection of Trauma and Disaster Behavioral Health

The Intersection of Trauma and Disaster Behavioral Health
  • Author : Katie E. Cherry,Allison Gibson
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-11-19
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : This contributed volume examines the intersection of trauma and disaster behavioral health from a lifespan perspective, filling a critical gap in the literature on disaster mental health research. In the chapters, the contributors evaluate behavioral data of adults exposed to various environmental events in both the United States (i.e., ...

From Crisis to Recovery

From Crisis to Recovery
  • Author : George W. Doherty
  • Publisher : Loving Healing Press
  • Release Date : 2009-10-20
  • Total pages : 278
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : "Mr. Doherty has produced an invaluable reference volume for everyone involved in disaster response/disaster preparedness field. It represents the ultimate A-to-Z 'How to Do It' manual in this difficult, complicated field.--John G. Jones, Ph.D....

Disaster Nursing and Emergency Preparedness

Disaster Nursing and Emergency Preparedness
  • Author : Tener Goodwin Veenema, PhD, MPH, MS, CPNP, FAAN
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2018-07-28
  • Total pages : 768
  • ISBN : 0128036397
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Summary : “What a wonderful resource!"--Doody's Medical Reviews “The 4th Edition is unique in recognizing the rapid changes in both the causes of crises and the latest attempts to provide timely multidisciplinary approaches to the practice of this growing specialty...Evident throughout this edition is the call to identify crisis leadership ...