Over 80% of Americans will be exposed to a traumatic event and experience significant distress due to a crisis or critical incident. A crisis typically involves a temporary loss of coping skills and causes significant impairment in nearly half of those exposed. Personal crises, such as death of a family member or loss of a job, impact the ability to function in everyday life and affect relationships with spouses, family, co-workers, friends, and church members. A summary of your understanding of the nature and causes of trauma in general (approximately ~750 words), and
2. The detailed nature, effects, and crisis response strategy for immediate intervention for the specific type of trauma chosen (research paper topic). You must address factors necessary for successfully coping with the effects of trauma, and spiritual and professional approaches to treatment. You can cover researched-based treatment strategies that work long term, but the primary importance is first on the immediate intervention
What is Domestic Violence and Who Does it Effect?
Domestic violence is also called intimate partner violence (IPV). Intimate partner violence is a significant yet preventable public health problem that affects millions of women regardless of age, economic status, race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or educational background and effects the victim as well as the victim’s family members (The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, 2021).
Domestic Violence During the COVID-19 Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant destruction in the United States due to quarantines, social isolations, travel restrictions, and stay-at-home orders which have led to