Psychological First Aid (PFA) is an evidence-informed modular approach to help children, adolescents, adults, and families in the immediate aftermath of disaster and other crisis events. This 2-hour Intro PFA course will offer an introduction to basic emergency behavioral health information on normal reactions to disaster, and will teach the 8 Core Actions of Psychological First Aid.
1) Explain the difference between man-made and natural disasters;
2) Describe the effect of stress on people's reactions;
3) List two approaches to lower someone's stress level while providing PFA.
Philadelphia Behavioral Health Providers
Participants will need to fill out the post test questions and evaluation via survey monkey in order to receive a CEU of their choice.