Title

Promoting positive adaptation in adult survivors of natural disasters

Publication Date

2011

Document Type

Article

Abstract

This article integrates the guidelines of American Red Cross and the Psychological First Aid: Field Operations Guide (Brymer et al., 2006) with adult development theories to demonstrate the promotion of adaptive functioning in adults after a disaster. Case examples and recommendations for counselors working in disaster situations are included.

Original Citation

Graham, Louise B., Warchal, Judith R. (2011). Promoting positive adaptation in adult survivors of natural disasters. Adultspan Journal, 10(1), 34-51.