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Table Of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Part I. Psychological First Aid
1. Psychological First Aid
Defining Psychological First Aid
Development of the PFA Concept
PFA
PFA Recommended
Core Competencies of PFA
Validation of the Johns Hopkins RAPID PFA Model
Key Point Summary
References
2. Psychological Consequences of Trauma
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
Depression
Generalized Anxiety
Panic Disorder
Substance Use
Psychophysiological Stress Syndromes
Key Point Summary
References
3. In the Wake of Disaster
Types of Disasters
Natural Disasters
Technological Disasters
Human-Made Disasters
War-Related Syndromes
Factors That Increase Severity
Key Point Summary
References
Part II. Psychological First Aid
4. R—Establishing Rapport and Reflective Listening
First Things First
Empathy and Rapport
The Empathic Cascade
Historical Development
Mechanisms of Action
Demonstration of the R in RAPID Model
Key Point Summary
References
A—Assessment
Screening
Appraisal
Cognitive Indicia
Emotional Indicia
Behavioral Indicia
Spiritual Indicia
Physiological Indicia
Demonstration of the A in RAPID Model
Key Point Summary
References
6. P—Psychological Triage
Urgency!
Psychological or Behavioral Instability
Putting It All Together
Demonstration of the P in RAPID Model
Key Point Summary
References
7. I—Intervention Tactics to Stabilize and Mitigate Acute Distress
Explanatory Guidance
Anticipatory Guidance
Cognitive Reframing
Stress Management
Instillation of a Future Orientation—Hope
Enlisting the Support of Family and Friends
Delay Making Any Life-Altering Decisions/Changes
Faith-Based Intervention in PFA
When in Doubt...
Caution!
Demonstration of the I in RAPID Model
Key Point Summary
References
8. D—Disposition and Facilitating Access to Continued Care
Where Do We Go from Here?
Encouragement
Resources
Demonstration of the D in RAPID Model
Follow-Up and Disposition
Key Point Summary
References
9. Self-Care
The Need for Self-Care
Terminology
Risk Factors
Self-Care
Developing a Plan
Key Point Summary
References
Appendix
Index