- Center for Humanitarian Psychology
The Center for Humanitarian Psychology is an international, non-governmental, not-for-profit organisation offering psychological support to humanitarian workers and more generally to victims of conflicts and natural disasters. Information about setting up systems to deal with secondary victims, stress, depression, and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). (In French, Spanish, English, and German).
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- Indicators of Risk in Families Receiving Attention From Social Services
This article presents a psycho-social-epidemiological study using family social risk indicators, carried out within an ecological and systemic framework that considers social risk as a circumstance resulting from interactive dynamics within a human community. 296 reports were selected from a total of 500 sent during 1995 by the community social services of the province of Seville to the Family Assistance Programmes of the provincial council. The sample included those reports that contained sufficient information to analyse all of the 45 previously defined risk indicators and their interactions.
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