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Crisis Therapies

  • Stephen C. Schoonover


Crisis therapies include a range of brief interventions unified by a common set of techniques and principles.1 In addition to short-term individual approaches, group, couple, family, and network therapies are employed. Methods reflect varied conceptual frameworks including ego supportive, psychodynamic, cognitive, and behavioral.


Suicidal Behavior Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Suicidal Risk Crisis Intervention Suicidal Patient 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen C. Schoonover
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  1. 1.Harvard Medical SchoolUSA

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