Year: 2000 Source: Journal of Clinical Psychology, v. 56, no.9, (September 2000), p.1103-1108 SIEC No: 20040218

This article discusses the importance for clinical psychologists of acquiring a knowledge base & the clinical skills needed to evaluate & manage behavioral crises & emergencies. The author comments on how clinical psychology as a field has been slow to come to the realization that there is a need for more systematic training in this area. (7 refs)