Recommended read: Mental Health Emergencies


This week we're recommending Mental Health Emergencies: A First Responder's Guide to Recognizing and Handling Mental Health Crises by Nick Benas and Michele Hart.

From the publisher: Ready reference to mental and emotional health crises and concerns, providing overviews and expert guidance on more serious problems. Ideal for first-responders, teachers, counselors, and human resource professionals.

Developed from best-practices of psychiatry, psychology and mental health counseling, Mental Health Emergencies is a guide to providing much-needed care and support to the people in distress who most need help including self-injury, eating disorders, substance abuse, psychosis, and suicidal thoughts.

Visit the library and borrow this book today! RC480.6 B463 2017

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