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Psychological First Aid for Felton Institute staff

This 3-hour training teaches specific, practical psychological first aid skills for use before, during, and after an emergency or disaster.

Attendees will:

  1. Understand the common reactions to disaster.
  2. Practice practical self-care skills to prepare psychologically, increase your resilience, manage stress, and reduce the effects of trauma before, during, and after an emergency. 
  3. Learn communication skills to connect quickly with survivors and increase adherence to recommendations.
  4. Describe specific techniques for common difficult survivor reactions.
Date:  January 18, 2018