Early intervention following traumatic events

Description

On successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to: · Describe the commonly used approaches to early intervention following traumatic events and the rationale behind them including blanket intervention, targeted interventions and the timing of them. Describe specific interventions including critical incident stress debriefing, psychological debriefing, psychological first aid, critical incident stress management, trauma risk management, supportive counselling and trauma focused cognitive behavioural therapy. Discuss the current evidence base for the effectiveness of early interventions following traumatic events.

Format

Conference

Language

English

Author(s)

Brigitte Lueger-Schuster
Miranda Olff

Original Work Citation

Lueger-Schuster, B., & Olff, M. (2008, June). Early intervention following traumatic events. Presentation at the 9th EMDR Europe Association Conference, London, England

Collection

Citation

“Early intervention following traumatic events,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed July 3, 2020, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/18218.

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