Case Scenario Response: School Crisis

Read the “Bereavement in Schools: Group Work” section near the end of Ch. 13 of Crisis Intervention Strategies.…

The example discusses an accident after prom that resulted in the death of four students at a local high school. For the case of this scenario, imagine that the accident took place on a Friday evening. At the time of the crisis team response, the cause of the accident is unknown.

Note the difference between the role of the crisis coordinator who would oversee the whole situation and the counseling liason who would oversee only any needed counseling services

answer the following question in 75 words

1. With school not in session at the time other students hear of this tragedy due to the accident occurring on a Friday night, what are your biggest concerns about making sure that all students are provided counseling or other support?


There are many myths in regards to suicide. It is important to address these myths to best protect your clients and assess for suicidality. This assignment will help you in creating a 2-page brochure that an agency could actually use to give this important information to new employees.

Create a brochure for a new employee working at an inpatient mental health facility. The brochure must include the following:

  • A description of at least 5 common suicide myths and their implications
  • Assessment strategies for determining the risk of suicide in a caller and recommended next steps
  • The stages of crisis intervention in an inpatient mental health setting