Due to widespread numerous crises and disasters over the past decade, scholarly research has been carried out to identify empirically supported interventions and evidence-based practices. Recent crisis research provides more appropriate intervention models than older models such as the critical incident stress management model (CISM). One model is the hybrid model of crisis intervention.
The hybrid model of crisis intervention provides an uncomplicated approach for listening and acting on clients behalf and includes both directive and nondirective interventions. The hybrid model starts with but is not limited to Maslows hierarchy of needs.
For this Assignment, consider the following case study:
You are a helping professional in Santa Barbara, CA. The city has just experienced a wildfire and torrential rains causing a massive mudslide. What houses remained after the fire were now damaged or destroyed by the mudslides.
Apply the six-step model of crisis intervention for responding in this community.
The Assignment (23 pages):
Provide an analysis of the crisis depicted in the case study.
Explain how you would apply the hybrid model to the crisis in the case study.
Integrate Maslows model into your evaluation, and explain how you did so.
Support your Assignment with specific references to all resources used in its preparation. You are required to provide a reference list and to appropriately cite, APA style, all references used within your Assignment.