Course curriculum

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    Course Outline

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    • Description

    • Learning Objectives

    • Course Sections/Outline

    • What is Psychological First Aid? A Brief Introduction

    • Historical Perspective on Crisis-Related Stress: Alexander the Great to DSM-IV-TR

    • Evolution of Crisis Intervention Theory

    • The Adoption of Psychological First Aid: A Paradigm Shift

    • Factors Affecting a Client’s Response to Crisis

    • Recognizing the Behavioral Characteristics of Crisis-Related Stress

    • Psychological First Aid Interventions

    • Ethical and Professional Considerations

    • Conclusion

    • References

    • Post-Test: Crisis Response: The Fundamental Principles and Ethical Considerations of Psychological First Aid

    • Program Evaluation