For this assignment, you need to conduct an interview with a first
responder such as a firefighter, emergency room physician, or police
officer. It is suggested you use the following questions in your
- Describe a specific traumatic event.
- What was your role in the event?
- Why do you think this event stand out above others?
- What was your reaction during the event?
- What was your reaction immediately following the event?
- Does the event have any impact on your life right now?
- What type of coping strategies do you use?
the interview, write a 1,000-1,500-word analysis about the interview
and your interviewee. Address the following in your analysis:
- Do you believe the first responder has secondary traumatization? If so, why?
the first responder does not show any signs of secondary
traumatization, what strategies did the first responder mention they
used to address the traumatization?
- If the first responder had not addressed the traumatization, what strategies would you recommend?
- A minimum of three scholarly sources
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide