Historical archive Covering the May 12, 2000 "St. Nazianz Storm" and Recovery  

Mntwc Cnty Human Services

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THERE ARE MANY COMMON SYMPTOMS EXPERIENCED DURING OR FOLLOWING A CRITICAL INCIDENT LIKE THE 'HAIL STORM 2000' OR 'ST. NAZIANZ STORM'

If you or a family member are being challenged by any of these things, staff with Manitowoc County Human Services is available to help.  There are numerous meetings planned, or you may call anytime to the Crisis Response Team at 920-683-4230.

PHYSICAL

bulletNAUSEA
bulletSWEATING
bulletFATIGUE
bulletHEADACHES
bulletHYPERVENTILATION
bulletDIZZINESS
bulletUPSET STOMACH
bulletSLEEP DISTURBANCES
bulletDIARRHEA
bulletRAPID HEART RATE
bulletMUSCLE ACHES
bulletDRY MOUTH
bulletFEELING UNCOORDINATED
bulletCHILLS
bulletSHAKES
bulletVISION PROBLEMS
bulletSEX DRIVE/MENSTRUATION
bulletTREMORS (LIPS/HANDS)

EMOTIONAL

bulletANGER
bulletDENIAL
bulletFEAR
bulletDEPRESSION
bulletGRIEF
bulletWORRIED
bulletWITHDRAWAL
bulletSURVIVOR GUILT
bulletIDENTIFY WITH VICTIM
bulletANTICIPATORY ANXIETY
bulletWISHING TO HIDE
bulletWISHING TO DIE
bulletFEELING UNCERTAIN
bulletFEELING OVERWHELMED
bulletFEELING ABANDONED
bulletFEELING LOSS
bulletFEELING HOPELESS
bulletFEELING NUMB

COGNITIVE 

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FLASH BACKS

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DISTRESSING DREAMS

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POOR CONCENTRATION

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BLAMING SOMEONE

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IMPAIRED THINKING

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CONFUSION

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CALCULATION DIFFICULTIES

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POOR ATTENTION SPAN

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FEAR OF EVENT REPETITION

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INTRUSIVE IMAGES

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DELAYED STRESS RESPONSE

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PERSONALITY CHANGES

 

BEHAVIORAL 

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CHANGE IN ACTIVITY

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INCREASED ALCOHOL USE

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INCREASED SMOKING

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EXCESSIVE / SICK HUMOR

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UNUSUAL BEHAVIOR

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WITHDRAWAL

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SUSPICIOUSNESS

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CHANGE IN COMMUNICATION

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EXCESSIVE SILENCE

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CHANGE IN EATING HABITS

SPIRITUAL 

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QUESTIONS PURPOSE OF LIFE

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QUESTIONS JOB / SELF

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QUESTIONS IF HIGHER POWER

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ANGER AT HIGHER POWER

 

These symptoms are all normal reactions to an abnormal event, and should decrease within seven days of the incident.  We invite your calls or questions, the Manitowoc County Human Services, Crisis Response Team at 920-683-4230.

 

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The webmaster can not provide answers to any questions about emergency operations, 
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