Crisis Land

Mendenhall, Tai
May 2007
Psychotherapy Networker Magazine;May2007, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p32
The author discusses her experience of working with other medical professionals in family medicine and emergency settings. Her job includes dealing with interpersonal violence, sexual abuse, attempted suicide, death, and every imaginable emergency situations. She stabilize these crises, help patients calm down enough to ensure their short-term safety, and set up a counseling schedule with them.


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