But the continuing work of the debriefing
team shows that the department has not backed away from other counterterrorism initiatives that it created in the years after the Sept.
were coordinated by the American Red Cross disaster mental health team.
Anyone who didn't come to the debriefing
was somebody who didn't want to be there.
is the most important part of a simulation experience, and gives participants an opportunity to reflect on what they did right and what needs improvement," said Adam Cheng, M.
This holistic picture helps improve the investigation and debriefing
capabilities required during an incident or security breach.
sessions provide a safe and respectful forum where ICU team members are able to share varying perspectives and feelings around issues and dilemmas they may be grappling with (irrespective of the source), validate and support one another, and provide a sense of solidarity and interconnectedness.
PS: We collaborated, attended debriefing
meetings designed for EA professionals, and we stayed in touch with each other.
The purpose of this article is to discuss peer debriefing
in qualitative research--why it is important, who should do it, how to conduct it, and how to report it.
The group debriefings
should be held within 24 to 48 hours after the crisis, but sessions can be valuable up to months later.
He said the program was developed based on federal debriefings
of former al-Qaida terrorist trainers, as well as his own interviews with terrorists in Malaysia in 2001 before the Sept.
FOP uses an integrated, multicomponent crisis intervention system that includes precrisis education seminars, individual crisis intervention services, group crisis interventions, demobilizations, defusings, debriefings
, chaplain services, family interventions, organizational consultation, follow-up resources, and referral to formal mental health services as indicated.
Almost invisible are the faculty facilitators who watch and record these interactions for later "play back" during the debriefings
This should be closely monitored and included in debriefings
about the social forces of economics and alternative family arrangements.
can help those who may be feeling that they are alone in their reactions to a stressful event.
In recent years, the use of critical incident stress debriefings
(CISDs)--a general protocol of immediate post-crisis treatment aimed at easing survivors' emotional and psychological burden From the event--has become a common element of crisis response.