The goal of this module is to give the students a basic understanding of the psychosocial challenges encountered
by patients that are critically ill and their families; i.e. the illness or coping with the illness becomes a crisis.
After successfully completing this module, you will be able to:
- Discuss the concept of crisis
- Define the three origins of crisis
- Explain how a crisis develops
- Perform a crisis assessment
Hoff, L.A., Brown, L. (2018). People in crisis: Clinical and multicultural perspectives. New York, NY: Routledge