Psychosocial Support

Consensus and professional practice in psychosocial intervention: political achievement, core knowledge-base and prompt for further enquiry

Ager, A. (2008). Consensus and professional practice in psychosocial intervention: political achievement, core knowledge-base and prompt for further enquiry. Intervention, 6(3), 261-264. The author reflects on the implications of guidelines that are a reflection of professional consensus. In the... Read more

Guidelines need a more evidence based approach: a commentary on the IASC Guidelines on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings

Cardozo, B. L. (2008). Guidelines need a more evidence based approach: a commentary on the IASC Guidelines on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings. Intervention, 6(3), 252-254. Mental health and psychosocial surveys in emergency settings provide essential... Read more

Applicability in highly industrialized, resource rich Communities: the IASC Guidelines on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings

Benedek, D. M., & Ursano, R. J. (2008). Applicability in highly industrialized, resource rich Communities: the IASC Guidelines on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings. Intervention, 6(3), 243-247. Both natural and human made disasters create distress in... Read more