pastel by PattyRice,

Psychological First Aid 

Panel presentation with Susan Schmitz, MAIDP at the National Healthcare Coalition Preparedness Conference

Dr. McMahon and Susan Schmitz, MAIDP (MA in International Disaster Psychology) Senior Project Director Veterans Emergency Management Evaluation Center co-created a training curriculum in Psychological First Aid for Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) members. This training in psychological first aid skills has been enthusiastically received by attendees as being practical, specific, immediately applicable to many life challenges. 

Learn about the key techniques taught and how these skills can increase personal resilience, effectiveness with survivors and coworkers, and protect against the effects of stress and trauma.

Date:  Wednesday November 29, 2017
Location:  Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
1380 Harbor Island Drive
San Diego, CA