Be a Community Contributor!: Hawaii: Disaster Episodic Volunteer Oahu: Episodic Mental Health Worker


(21.266752,-157.7984)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

4155 Diamond Head RoadHonolulu, HI 96816

About

Purpose:

The mission of Disaster Mental Health is to provide for and respond to the psychosocial needs of our constituents across the continuum of disaster preparedness, response and recovery. Episodic Disaster Mental Health volunteers are state licensed profession.

Key Responsibilities:

* During a larger local disaster, these volunteers agree to volunteer as Red Cross mental health workers, supporting both Red Cross clients and Red Cross Workers.
Disaster Mental Health personnel provide the following services on relief operations:
* Psychological triage, crisis intervention, psychological support; Instrumental support, advocacy, problem solving
* Education, Referral, supervision and support to Red Cross workers providing Psychological First Aid
* Monitoring and alleviating organizational stress; Casualty Support.
* Episodic Mental Health workers agree to work where they are needed most.
* Work locations could be shelter, feeding site, and headquarters, on outreach teams or at other facilities where Red Cross is delivering services.


Skills

  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
  • Mental Health
  • Psychology

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Masters Degree and State License

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