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OHEP-BP2-PFA Psychological First Aid [Live Virtual Course]


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Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 10:00 AM WebEx 6/29/2021 to 6/29/2021 Meeting Times
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Tuesday, June 22, 2021 -10:00 AM WebEx 6/22/2021 to 6/22/2021 Meeting Times
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Monday, June 21, 2021 - 2:00 PM WebEx 6/21/2021 to 6/21/2021 Meeting Times
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Friday, June 11, 2021 - 10:00 AM WebEx 6/11/2021 to 6/11/2021 Meeting Times


Course Description

Background

Psychological First Aid is an early intervention that can be used to support anyone who is stressed or distressed, including patients, clients, and colleagues. This training will present a toolkit of supportive elements that can be used to help others, regardless of the setting or source of the stress, in order to remove barriers to natural resilience.

Target Audience

Hospital, nursing home, adult care facility, Local Health Department, Emergency Medical Services, and Emergency Management.

Faculty

Amy Nitza, Ph.D., LMHC, Director of the Institute for Disaster Mental Health at SUNY New Paltz.

Karla Vermeulen, Ph.D., Deputy Director of the Institute for Disaster Mental Health and Associate Professor of Psychology at SUNY New Paltz.

 

Prerequisites

N/A

Course Competencies

There are no competencies currently assigned to this course