Centers for Public Health Education and Outreach
This online training module is eligible for 1 CPH recertification credit.
The goal of this online module is to help you identify reactions to trauma and take appropriate and effective action to assist individuals in crisis.
Learning Objectives - Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be able to:
- Define crisis intervention.
- Identify signs and symptoms of distress.
- Describe two tools for effective crisis interventions.
- Outline strategies for preventing and managing survivor and responder stress.
This course contributes to the following Public Health Preparedness Competencies and PHEP Capabilities:
1.0 Model leadership
1.2 Manage behaviors associated with emotional responses in self and others
1.5 Demonstrate respect for all persons and cultures
7. Mass Care
This product was developed by the University of Minnesota Center for Public Health Preparedness (UMNCPHP), supported in part through a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Current support is provided by the University of Minnesota: Simulations, Exercises and Effective Education Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (U-SEEE PERL), which is funded in part through Grant/Cooperative Agreement Number 1U90TP000418 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Principal Investigator: Debra Olson.
Learn more about the Public Health Emergency Training (PHET) Series.
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