The Perspective of Psychosocial Support a Decade after Bam Earthquake. Achievements and Challenges.
Substance Abuse and Dependence Research Center, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran 1985713834, Iran. The Psychiatric clinics of North America
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09/2013; 36(3):385-402. DOI: 10.1016/j.psc.2013.05.003
The 2003 Bam earthquake was one of the most catastrophic disasters to have struck Iran. This article summarizes the short-term and long-term psychological, social, and economic impacts of the Bam earthquake on survivors across a decade since its occurrence. Identification and definition of capability as well as recognizing the nature and extent of personal and social capabilities in a community are priceless in preventing disasters and reducing their consequent destruction.
Available from: Mohsen Rezaeian
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