Psychological First Aid

Target Audience:  Open

Description:  Psychological First Aid is an evidence-informed approach for assisting children, adolescents, adults, and families in the aftermath of disaster and terrorism.

Periodicity:  As requested

Course Length:  2.5 Hours

Primary Point of Contact:  Christina Coyle;

Backup Point of Contact:  Deb Teske;


Target Audience:  MRC volunteers, hospital personnel, disaster responders, and first-responders

Description:  An online course is an overview of the concepts and applications of psychological first aid as it applies to assisting survivors and fellow responders impacted by a disaster or emergency event, particularly in the field during a response. This training may also be useful to other individuals when dealing with a personal crisis situation in their family, community or work place.

Periodicity:  N/A

Course Length:  45 minutes

Website:  Psychological First Aid