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Author Kleespies, Phillip M., author.
Title Decision making in behavioral emergencies : acquiring skill in evaluating and managing high-risk patients / Phillip M. Kleespies.
Published Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, [2014]
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 Floor4  RC480.6 .K57 2014    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description x, 210 pages ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-195) and index.
Contents Evaluating and managing behavioral emergencies and crises: an overview -- Decision-making under stress: theoretical and empirical bases -- Training to reduce stress in dealing with behavioral emergencies -- Mental practice for decision-making during behavioral emergencies -- The use of decision support tools in behavioral emergencies -- Training for decision-making with experience near or actual behavioral emergencies -- The stress of legal and ethical issues in high risk cases -- Coping with the emotional aftermath of negative events.
Subject Psychiatric emergencies.
Crisis intervention (Mental health services)
Mental illness -- Risk factors.
ISBN 9781433816642
OCLC number 854541679