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Psychological First Aid Training

Psychological First Aid Training

Learn to provide support during a traumatic community event.

Psychological First Aid (PFA) is an approach to help children, adolescents, adults, and families during and in the immediate aftermath of a natural disaster or traumatic community event. PFA is designed to reduce the initial distress caused by traumatic events and to foster short- and long-term adaptive coping skills.  Learn more about PFA at .

Knowledge and skills for healing a community.  Learn to respond to and offer emotional support for community trauma.  A FREE training for formal and informal community leaders, clergy, and counselors with nationally recognized trainers Dr. Patricia Watson and Dr. Russell Jones.

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Sponsored by the Community Mental Health and Wellness Coalition & the Thomas Jefferson Health District

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