Handbook of International Disaster Psychology : Volume II, Practices and Programs
A remarkable team of expert authors provides firsthand accounts from disaster survivors around the globe, enabling readers to understand the lingering trauma and mental wounds that might otherwise go unrecognized, yet last a lifetime. These are the men, women, and children who the new field of disaster psychology seeks to heal. They include survivors of torture, terrorism, genocide attempts, tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunami, and other manmade or natural disasters. This set of books is the most comprehensive available resource explaining the practices and principles that have been employed, and are being employed, to heal them.
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- Hardback | 260 pages
- 167.64 x 228.6 x 27.94mm | 521.63g
- 30 Dec 2005
- Praeger Publishers Inc
- Westport, United States