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Unformatted text preview: Slide 1 Intervening in Crisis ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 2 What is Crisis? (p.137) Sudden, overwhelming event. A stressor that forces an individual to respond in some way. Acute, not chronic Personal interpretation One feels helpless One will grow or deteriorate ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 3 Modern Day Stressors Death of spouse or partner Death of child Divorce, separation Death of family member or friend Major illness (self, family) Victimization violence Victimizationtheft Fired, laid off Legal battles Marriage Change in living situation eating habits social activities working conditions Merge two households Significant debt Substance abuse self Substance abuse family member, friend ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 4 Phases of Crisis ( p. 137) 1. Exposure to situation or threat 2. Usual coping measures ineffective: anxiety increases 3. Use of every means available to resolve 1. All has failed- Panic state ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 5 Kinds of Crisis 1. Dispositional 2. Anticipated Life Transitions 3. Trauma 4. Maturational 5. Emotional related to Mental Illness 6. Psychiatric Emergency ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 6 Crisis Intervention (p. 141) 1. Assessment: gather information 2. Planning: action is decided 3. Intervention: action implemented 4. Evaluation: action successful? ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ ___________________________________ Slide 7 NCLEX Guidelines -- Crisis Identify client in crisis Help client Improve coping techniques Understand why crisis occurred Assess for and protect from self-...
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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2011 for the course NUR 2211 taught by Professor Judithclark during the Fall '11 term at Valencia.

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chap9,13Printable - Slide 1 Intervening in Crisis

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