Learning opportunities for behavioral health, spiritual care, substance abuse professionals as well as disaster responders and natural community helpers.
Psychological First Aid
This six-hour interactive training provides professionals without former mental health education with the concepts and skills associated with psychological first aid.
A Whole New World: Put Service to the Test
2018 Blaine House Conference on Service and Volunteerism. Join the Honorable Andrew M. Mead, Associate Justice, Maine Supreme Judicial Court as he swears-in the 2018-2019 class of Maine AmeriCorps members.
MGT-348- Medical Preparedness and Response to Bombing Incidents
This course is intended for members of emergency response as well as other city and county services.
Responding to Mass Casualty Incidents: Understanding the Full Picture
This free training will focus on victim, family and community care and facilitating resilience. Click to learn more.
Building Workforce Resilience through the Practice of Psychological First Aid
This 90 minute course helps supervisors and leaders understand and address staff stress-risks and reactions.
Mental Health: Self-Care Johns Hopkins Programs
This presentation discusses the different types of stress and their sources. The speaker also provides seven methods for reducing stress.
Psychological First Aid Online
This 6-hour interactive course puts the participant in the role of a provider in a post-disaster scene. It features innovative activities and video demonstrations.
Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100 (IS-100.b)
This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of the Incident Command System.
Planning for the Needs of Children in Disasters (IS-366)
This four-hour course teaches state emergency managers/planners how to help children mitigate, prepare, respond, and recover from disasters.
National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
This course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS).
Religious and Cultural Literacy and Competency in Disaster
This course explores how religious and cultural communities are engaged during disasters, how religious and cultural diversity and practice...
Creating Safe Scenes Training Course
This accredited, online course helps first responders assist individuals in crisis with mental illness or substance use disorder using safe, positive approaches.
Self-care for Disaster Behavioral Health Responders
In this 60-minute podcast, disaster behavioral health responders can learn about best practices and tools.
Stress Management for Emergency Responders
What Agencies Can Do
This podcast provides information on stress management for individuals, teams, and agencies.
Understanding Compassion Fatigue and Compassion Satisfaction: Tips for Disaster Responders
Learn about the positive and negative effects of helping disaster survivors.