Consulting to children in crisis.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Although community consultation is common for psychiatrists, such activity is usually carried out on an elective rather than emergency basis. In a world troubled by community disaster situations--children are often at risk. Psychiatrists, through the use of skillful crisis consultation, can be of great help to these young people. This report describes the effort of a mental health consultation team to meet the needs of a large population of children under acute stress.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Looney, J; Rahe, R; Harding, R; Ward, H; Liu, W

Published Date

  • 1979

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 10 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 5 - 14

PubMed ID

  • 467132

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0009-398X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/BF01433633


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States