Disaster mental health: Building a research level collection

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disaster mental health, collection development, model, vulnerable populations, survivors, refugees, all hazards model


Mental illness is not uncommon after a disaster. For those of us who work in behavioral health services research and policy, we recognize that advance preparation, early intervention, and post-disaster interventions, assist those whose lives are touched by disaster. Our matrix assists the collection development librarian by identifying services across the disaster mental health spectrum.

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