30. Post-trauma Support: Learning from the Past to Help Shape a Better Future

  1. Rick Hughes1,
  2. Andrew Kinder2 and
  3. Cary L. Cooper3
  1. Rick Hughes1,
  2. Andrew Kinder2 and
  3. Cary Cooper3

Published Online: 9 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119943242.ch30

International Handbook of Workplace Trauma Support

International Handbook of Workplace Trauma Support

How to Cite

Hughes, R., Kinder, A. and Cooper, C. (2012) Post-trauma Support: Learning from the Past to Help Shape a Better Future, in International Handbook of Workplace Trauma Support (eds R. Hughes, A. Kinder and C. L. Cooper), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119943242.ch30

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK

  2. 2

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

  3. 3

    Lancaster University Management School, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK

  2. 2

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

  3. 3

    Lancaster University Management School, 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:

  • post-trauma support, learning from the past;
  • workplace “community” in its own right;
  • workplace and beyond;
  • workplace, microcosm of the wider world;
  • information by media;
  • scale of tragedy and trauma;
  • voice of the trauma victim;
  • lifetime prevalence of PTSD, a comparison;
  • trauma in the helping professions;
  • “mental health preparedness”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Workplace and Beyond

  • Information by Media

  • The Scale of Tragedy and Trauma

  • Northern Ireland

  • The Voice of the Trauma Victim

  • Perceptions of Trauma

  • Post-trauma Support: The Debate

  • Other Manifestations of Trauma within Organizations

  • Trauma in the Helping Professions

  • Future Perspectives

  • References