Crisis intervention

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Crisis intervention
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  1. Crisis is what?
    • Imbalance
    • Threat to homeostasis
    • Usettling
    • Danger and opportunity
  2. Type of crisis
    • Maturational
    • Situational
    • Adventisious
  3. Maturational
    • Normal developmental strage
    • G&D stage transition
  4. Situational
    Sudden, unavoidable
  5. Adventition
    Natural disaster
  6. External
    Even causes extreme distress outside of your control, and can be physical or psychological
  7. Internal
    Threat to core beliefs. Preciptited by external crisis
  8. Phase one
    • Precipitating event
    • Anxiety increases
    • Usual coping mechanisms activated
  9. Precipitating event, what phase?
    1
  10. Anxity increases, what phase?
    1, 3
  11. Usual coping mechanisims are activated, what phase?
    Phase 1
  12. Phase Two
    • Attempt to carry on
    • Usual coping skills fail
  13. Attempt to carry on, what phase?
    2
  14. Usual coping skills fail, what phase?
    2
  15. Turning point, what phase?
    3
  16. Feel compelled to reach out, what phase?
    3
  17. Try new coping mechanisms, what phase?
    3
  18. Redefine the threat, what phase?
    3
  19. Old coping skills will now work, what phase?
    3
  20. Adapt and return to what we have, what phase?
    4
  21. Develop new coping skills, what phase?
    4
  22. Decompensate, lose ability to function, what phase?
    4
  23. Active crisis, what phase?
    4
  24. Stress and anxity are intolerable, what phase?
    4
  25. Attention span is short, what phase?
    4
  26. Behavior is impulsive and unpredictable, what phase?
    4
  27. Less aware of environment, what phase?
    4
  28. Feel like you are losing your mind, what phase?
    4
  29. Identify the crisis (put it in writing) is part of
    Planning
  30. Ongoing assessment of function level is part of
    planning
  31. Establish a time frame is part of
    planning
  32. Specify areas of responsibility is part of
    planning
  33. Re-establish equilibrim is a
    goal of intervention
  34. How to re-establish equilibrium
    • Resolve curent crisis
    • Unreasolved issues from the past
  35. Restore patient functining is a
    Goal of intervention
  36. What level do you want to restore pt functioning?
    Previous or higher levels
  37. LISTEN! is a
    strategy
  38. Psychological first aid is a
    strategy
  39. Explore feelings is a
    strategy
  40. Teach the client is a
    strategy
  41. Enable the client is a
    strategy
  42. May take a period of time to develop
    Crisis symptoms
  43. Length of crisis resolution
    4-6 weeks
  44. Identify risk factors is important in
    prevention
  45. Provide anticipatory guidance is imporatant in
    prevention
  46. Utilize community resources is important in
    Prevention
  47. Provide referrals is immportant in
    prevention

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