1. The Evolution of Models of Early Intervention for Adults: From Inspired Help Giving toward Evidence-based Pragmatism

  1. Rick Hughes2,
  2. Andrew Kinder3 and
  3. Cary L. Cooper4
  1. Roderick J. Ørner

Published Online: 9 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119943242.ch1

International Handbook of Workplace Trauma Support

International Handbook of Workplace Trauma Support

How to Cite

Ørner, R. J. (2012) The Evolution of Models of Early Intervention for Adults: From Inspired Help Giving toward Evidence-based Pragmatism, in International Handbook of Workplace Trauma Support (eds R. Hughes, A. Kinder and C. L. Cooper), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119943242.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK

  2. 3

    Division of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), UK

  3. 4

    Lancaster University Management School, UK

Author Information

  1. University of Lincoln, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470974131

Online ISBN: 9781119943242

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Keywords:

  • workplace trauma support, evolution;
  • trajectory of evolving models of early intervention;
  • inspired help, to evidence-based pragmatism;
  • urgency of action, outcomes not conducive;
  • primitive dynamics of early intervention;
  • altruism and compulsion to care, shaped by circumstance;
  • humans “hard-wired,” in distress;
  • models and historical context, mirroring one another;
  • CSR constructions;
  • models, for a rapidly changing world

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • First of All: Do No Harm

  • The Primitive Dynamics of Early Intervention

  • Models, Methods, Techniques, and Theories

  • Remembering, Forgetting, and Reminders: Emergent Models and Historical Context

  • Model Building from Modest Beginnings

  • Models of Early Intervention during World War II

  • Models of Early Intervention for More Recent Wars

  • Evolving Models for a Rapidly Changing World

  • References