The Resource First responder's guide to abnormal psychology : applications for police, firefighters, and rescue personnel, William I. Dorfman and Lenore E.A. Walker

First responder's guide to abnormal psychology : applications for police, firefighters, and rescue personnel, William I. Dorfman and Lenore E.A. Walker

Label
First responder's guide to abnormal psychology : applications for police, firefighters, and rescue personnel
Title
First responder's guide to abnormal psychology
Title remainder
applications for police, firefighters, and rescue personnel
Statement of responsibility
William I. Dorfman and Lenore E.A. Walker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides readers critical insights into the human impact of extreme trauma, and various levels of mental impairment suffered by both victims and survivors. This work is suitable for professionals in the emergency, security, and rescue services, as well as for those training to enter these demanding careers
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
362.2/04251
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC480.6
LC item number
.D67 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
First responder's guide to abnormal psychology : applications for police, firefighters, and rescue personnel, William I. Dorfman and Lenore E.A. Walker
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The role and importance of first responders to dealing with psychologically disordered individuals -- Normal vs. abnormal behavior: a continuum -- Key mental health issues in the criminal justice and emergency medical systems -- Disorders of the brain and central nervous system -- The psychotic disorders -- The mood disorders -- The anxiety, somatoform and dissociative disorders -- The personality disorders -- The substance use disorders -- Crisis, terrorism and trauma-based disorders -- Therapeutic justice -- Mental disorders in youth -- Index
Control code
ocn232363251
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281148575
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-0-387-35139-1
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37593493
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)232363251
  • springer 232363251

Library Locations

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