A Guide to Managing Stress in Crisis Response Professions
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Disaster Technical Assistance Center. (2005). A Guide to Managing Stress in Crisis Response Professions. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Emergency healthcare responders are repeatedly exposed to extraordinarily stressful events, placing them at higher-than-normal risk for developing stress reactions. This guide on managing stress provides some basic tools that can inspire and spread optimism and point the way to effective stress management.