Training Program Examples

8 Hour Agenda

  • 8:00-8:30a Registration
  • 8:30-8:45a Faculty & Course Introduction
  • 8:45-9:30a Overview Core Competencies & Key Concepts of Disaster Mental Health
  • 9:30-10:30a Overview of Common Stress Reductions & Evidence-based Risk for Adverse Mental Health Outcomes Competencies
  • 10:30-10:45a Break
  • 10:45-11:30a Crisis Intervention, Psychological First Aid, Traumatic Grief, Substance Abuse Competencies
  • 11:30:-12:00p Provider Self-Care Competencies
  • 12:00-1:00p Lunch
  • 11:00-1:45p Group Role Play: Working in Large Group Disaster Settings
  • 1:45-2:05p Group Discussion of a Role Play
  • 2:05-3:00p Working in Large Group Disaster Settings Competencies
  • 3:00-3:15p Break
  • 3:15-4:15p Special Populations Competency: Assessment & Intervention Considerations for Children and Older Adults
  • 4:15-4:30p Closing Discussion
  • 4:30-4:45p Wrap Up & Course Evaluation