Event Detail

Psychological First Aid Webinar


  • This event is online


Wednesday, June 28, 2023


Member $0.00
Non-Member $10.00
Institution $0.00
Bulk $0.00
Student $0.00


Psychological First Aid (PFA) is an internationally recognized method of support intended to help people during and immediately after a disaster or emergency (including a pandemic). It uses a holistic, community wellness approach to help reduce levels of emotional distress for individuals, families, and communities through practical care, compassion, connection, and support from others. PFA Training PFA Virtual Care in a Pandemic training is an interactive 2.5-hour webinar adapted from the 6-hour in-person training. The training aims to share knowledge, teach skills, build confidence, and increase capacity to support people in the face of a disaster or emergency. Webinar Objectives: • Understand the timing of interventions for disasters and emergencies. • How to utilize the PFA Action Principles in virtual environments. • Identify and provide practical support to those in distress. • Understand when to refer people to appropriate community supports. • Explore self-care strategies for disaster response. This webinar will be led by PFA Facilitators, Kelly Lambert and Heather Martens. June 28, 2023 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. MT Online Spaces are limited, so please only register if you are able to attend the full session.
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