Disaster Mental Health Intervention


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Course Description

This course is provided by Johns Hopkins Center for Public Health Preparedness and will require a secondary login and/or registration.

Dr. George Everly describes the reasons why post-disaster mental health intervention is important and also describes the various intervention categories.                                                                                                    

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Target Audience

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Learning Objectives

Having completed this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Identify the two most basic Maslovian needs
  2. Define resistance, resilience, and recovery
  3. List at least five of eleven categories of disaster mental health interventions
  4. List at least five specific disaster mental health interventions
  5. Demonstrate an understanding of the "debate" over disaster mental health intervention

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)

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Professional/Disciplinary Competencies

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Credit /CEU

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1 hr. 


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Course Publication Date

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