Accomplish 6 – Dealing with Crisis Situations
Required Reading and Other Learning Activity for This Assignment:
Please read Chapter 12 to effectively complete this assignment, and pay particular attention to pages 214-215.
Be sure to review the guidelines for crisis intervention on page 215.
Required Thinking for This Assignment:
Think about a time when you or someone you know experienced a crisis.
What helped most in resolving the situation?
How did others help?
What happened once the crisis was over?
Required Content for This Assignment (This assignment has 2 parts):
Part 1 is not the primary focus of this assignment.
Briefly reflect on the crisis you identified and thought about as instructed above.
Part 2 is the primary focus of this assignment.
Discuss your future work with clients experiencing a crisis in the following ways:
Sometimes unresolved feelings from our own personal crisis can hinder our ability to handle the crisis faced by our clients.
What unresolved crisis from your life might hinder your ability to effectively help a client facing a similar crisis?
Reflect on how you see yourself utilizing the guidelines for crisis intervention in the future with clients.
Title: Developing Helping Skills: A Step-by-Step Approach to Competency
Authors: Valerie Nash Chang, Carol L. Decker, Sheryn T. Scott
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication Date: 2016-12-05