First Responders, Stress Management and Coronavirus
Self-paced webinar for first responders presented by a long time EMS professional, author, educator, mentor to many, Mike Taigman. In addition to the webinar, the site has resources and links to books. Watch the webinar!
See the COVID-19 Resource webpage for additional recorded webinars, guides, and tools.
POSTPONED – 2020 Maine Public Health Volunteers Summit
In order to balance the timing of this conference against the risks and needs of the evolving COVID-19 situation, we are moving to postpone the Summit. Thank you. View the event summary.
Become a trained disaster behavioral health volunteer
Join our statewide team of trained volunteers who respond locally to help minimize the impact of disasters and public health emergencies.Join Now!
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.