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Descriptor in English: Crisis Intervention
Descriptor in Spanish: Intervención en la Crisis (Psiquiatría)
Descriptor in Portuguese: Intervenção na Crise
Descriptor in French: Intervention de crise
Entry term(s): Crisis Interventions
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing
Intervention, Crisis
Interventions, Crisis
Tree number(s): F04.754.252
Scope note: Brief therapeutic approach which is ameliorative rather than curative of acute psychiatric emergencies. Used in contexts such as emergency rooms of psychiatric or general hospitals, or in the home or place of crisis occurrence, this treatment approach focuses on interpersonal and intrapsychic factors and environmental modification. (APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 7th ed)
Annotation: a psychother technique
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 70
See also the descriptors: Hotlines MeSH
DeCS UI: 3437
Descriptor UI: D003419
Date Established: 1970/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2004/07/19
Crisis Intervention - Preferred
Concept UI M0005329
Scope note Brief therapeutic approach which is ameliorative rather than curative of acute psychiatric emergencies. Used in contexts such as emergency rooms of psychiatric or general hospitals, or in the home or place of crisis occurrence, this treatment approach focuses on interpersonal and intrapsychic factors and environmental modification. (APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 7th ed)
Preferred term Crisis Intervention
Entry term(s) Crisis Interventions
Intervention, Crisis
Interventions, Crisis
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0005330
Preferred term Critical Incident Stress Debriefing



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