TARGET AUDIENCE: ALL SCHOOL STAFF AND PARENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND
Psychological First Aid (PFA) is considered to be the first stage intervention during a disaster or emergency. During a pandemic, how we respond looks different but the principles are the same.
PFA Online Training allows responders to provide support over the phone to individuals that may be quarantined, in self-isolation, or practicing physical distancing in order to prevent the spread of a pandemic.
Research shows that people recover better after a disaster or emergency if they:
The 2 hour interactive online training will cover essential tools, key PFA action principles, and self-care for responders.
Alberta Health Services Staff Members:Kathy Jarrell and Allison Salazar