Explain the similarities and differences between the American Red Cross model and the other one you selected in terms of their elements and applications.

Assignment: Responding OrganizationsThe Stafford Act specifically points to national agencies’ involvement in crisis responding. These agencies include the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army along with others. The National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA) is one of the oldest crisis response agencies; it was originally established to aid crime victims. Professionals at responding organizations have a number of intervention models available to them.Critical incident stress debriefing (CISD) is a model that has been subject to some criticism because the usefulness of a debriefing or a reliving of a crisis is not always appropriate or helpful. More recently, Psychological First Aid was developed by the National Center for PTSD and the National Child Traumatic Stress Network. Psychological First Aid, an evidence-informed modular approach, was developed for intervening with children, adolescents, adults, and families in the immediate aftermath of disaster and terrorism. In this Assignment, you explore both responding organizations and the crisis intervention models they employ.For this Assignment, review the American Red Cross model and select an additional model with which to compare it. Think about recommendations you might make to helping professionals about choosing a crisis intervention model.The Assignment (2–3 pages):Briefly describe the second organization you chose (the organization other than the American Red Cross).Explain the similarities and differences between the American Red Cross model and the other one you selected in terms of their elements and applications.Explain what recommendations you might make to aid helping professionals in terms of their selection and/or use of the crisis intervention models and why.Support your Assignment with specific references to all resources used in its preparation. You are required to provide a reference list and to appropriately cite, APA style, all references used within your Assignment.
James, R. K., & Gilliland, B. E. (2017). Crisis intervention strategies (8th ed.). Boston, MA: Cengage Learning.Chapter 7, “Posttraumatic Stress Disorder” (pp. 145-202)Chapter 12, “Personal Loss: Bereavement and Grief” (pp.373-428)Chapter 13, “Crises in Schools” (pp.429-480)Chapter 16, “Human Services Workers in Crisis: Burnout, Vicarious Traumatization, and Compassion Fatigue” (pp. 546-576)Chapter 17, “Disaster Response” (previously read in Weeks 1, 2, 4, & 6)