Crisis Responder Skills
For this discussion, complete the following:
- Keeping in mind all of the different crises we have covered so far, identify 5–7 skills or characteristics (list them in order of priority) that school counselors need to possess in order to be effective crisis workers.
- Based on the reading, what are the three most important skills or characteristics that are absolutely necessary for a crisis responder? Support your rationale with evidence from the literature.
- Analyze your own strengths and weaknesses as a future crisis responder.Use the James and Gilliland text and the Internet to complete the following:
- Read Chapter 7, “Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder,” pages 149–196.