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Crisis Intervention MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Crisis Intervention
Tree Number(s)
F04.754.252
Unique ID
D003419
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003419
Annotation
a psychother technique
Scope Note
Brief therapeutic approach which is ameliorative rather than curative of acute psychiatric emergencies. Used in contexts such as emergency rooms of psychiatric or general hospitals, or in the home or place of crisis occurrence, this treatment approach focuses on interpersonal and intrapsychic factors and environmental modification. (APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 7th ed)
Entry Term(s)
Brief Advice
Brief Interventions
Brief Treatment
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing
Screening and Brief Intervention
Previous Indexing
Community Health Services (1966-1969)
Community Mental Health Services (1967-1969)
Emergency Medical Services (1968-1969)
Mental Disorders/prevention & control (1966-1969)
Mental Health Services (1966-1969)
Psychotherapy (1966-1969)
Suicide/prevention & control (1966-1969)
See Also
Hotlines
Public MeSH Note
70
History Note
70
Date Established
1970/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/02/28
Crisis Intervention Preferred
Brief Advice Related
Screening and Brief Intervention Related
Brief Treatment Related
Brief Interventions Related
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing Related
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