Disaster Mental Health Planning


Course Overview 

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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 discusses planning for mental health treatment of survivors after a disaster.                                                                                                 

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Target Audience

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Learning Objectives

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

  1. Explain the differences between emergencies, disasters, and cataclysms
  2. Define the following: Incident Command System, Public Information System, Crisis, Crisis Intervention
  3. List the eight steps of the disaster planning model

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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45 mins. 


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Course Publication Date

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