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Lakewood CERT - Psychological First Aid Class

City of Lakewood CERT Team
 

Psychological First Aid Class 

Saturday, May 12 

8.30am to 12.30pm 


To register, please contact Ann-Marie Costelloe 
You MUST register to attend and places will be limited.


Location: Employee Training Room, Lakewood Civic Center 
(where you received your CERT training)


Class Details:

This training equips CERT responders with the skills necessary for providing emotional support to disaster survivors.  Psychological First Aid is an aid, developed by NCPTSD (National Center for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) and NCTSN (National Child Traumatic Stress Network), for responders allowing them to assist survivors in maintaining adaptive functioning during or following a disaster.  The interactive course covers the core actions of Psychological First Aid and provides education on emotional reactions associated with a disaster.  

On completion you will be awarded a nationally recognized certificate for basic Psychological First Aid


Instructor Information:   

This course will be taught trainers who have been specifically trained in Psychological First Aid.


Food & Drink:
Please bring snacks and drinks.


Declan Costelloe
Lakewood CERT Program Manager & Instructor
Cell: 303-886-9133
Ham Radio: KE0 FQD