Boston 创伤 Response aims to break the cycle of community violence in Boston.
Boston 创伤 Response commits to delivering holistic clinical care through culturally responsive services. We partner with community organizations that support the resiliency and recovery of community members.
The 波士顿创伤应急小组 provides rapid crisis response to homicides affecting young people (13-24), 短期个案管理, 处理组, 以及后续心理急救澳门老百汇4001登录. The team consists of well-trained professionals and volunteers who are called on by community members, 领导人, or emergency personnel to provide support to emotionally traumatized youth and their families on a 24-hour, 365天,每年的基础. Staff and volunteers have the ability to respond to the emergency within 30 minutes of the time called to the Boston community. In an effort to develop resiliency and to provide support following a traumatic event, JRI provides several 模型s of 干预 for immediate and ongoing support to those impacted by violence.
The team provides emotional support; helps arrange for shelter, 食物, 服装, 运输, and other basic needs; assists in notifying 家庭 and friends; serves as liaison between the victims and emergency and hospital authorities; helps arrange follow-up services; and provides information and 推荐s to appropriate agencies for ongoing assistance.
回应采用循证的方式 心理急救(PFA) 模型, which provides a framework for the immediate assistance provided to victims in the aftermath of a traumatic event. PFA是在个人基础上提供的, immediately following the event; the goal is to ensure immediate and long-term adaptive functioning. 这包括确保立即连接, 提供舒适和安全, 提供紧急援助, 收集资料, 与社会支持的联系, 关于创伤影响的教育, 制定即时应对计划.
整体, 这个模型, 包括协调, 推荐, 干预, 和支持, can help build and sustain resiliency from exposure to traumatic events, 也要确保在事件发生后, the individual is provided with the support and tools to adapt to the reaction of the trauma and return to a normal experience.
A significant part of the team’s response is also the provision of support following the event. This can include 处理组 and self-care work committed to identifying and implementing strategies to protect against the impact of trauma. Organized and strategic discussions dedicated to supporting the resiliency of people impacted by an event can provide significant strength during and following the impact.
经历创伤事件后, the 波士顿创伤应急小组 staff will coordinate 推荐 to local community resources. Resources can include both formal and informal services available to them in the community as well as entitlement programs for which they qualify. 除了, the team emphasizes and helps bridge the use of each person's natural supports (church, 家庭, 朋友)参加活动后.
自我保健和预防保健 是我们创伤反应模型的重点. 这包括自我照顾和适应能力. This 模型 also works to discuss and implement strategies for self-care and body care as a daily experience to ensure the strengthen the mind/body connection to better cope with the effects of the traumatic event. This process can be led in a group setting or as part of an individual’s plan to manage their role as a responder to traumatic events.