Effect of staff debriefing on posttraumatic stress symptoms after assaults by community housing residents.

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OBJECTIVE The study examined the efficacy of critical incident stress debriefing in ameliorating the impact of posttraumatic stress on direct care psychiatric workers after a traumatic event at work. METHODS Sixty-three direct care workers from two areas in Sydney, Australia, who worked in community residences for persons with developmental and… (More)

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@article{Matthews1998EffectOS, title={Effect of staff debriefing on posttraumatic stress symptoms after assaults by community housing residents.}, author={Laura R Matthews}, journal={Psychiatric services}, year={1998}, volume={49 2}, pages={207-12} }