Licensed Mental Health Professionals needed to assist clients following a disaster: *Disaster Mental


(43.36463,-124.19507)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

365 D StreetCoos Bay, OR 97420


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
The Disaster Mental Health (DMH) Representative helps adults and children cope with the emotional and environmental impact following a disaster by assessing clients’ needs, helping them adjust to shelter living and assisting them with their recovery efforts.

OPEN TIME DAYS

Occasional on-call service is expected of Health Services responders. Evening and weekend availability desirable during disaster response.

REQUIRED TRAINING
  • Region/Chapter Volunteer Orientation
  • Disaster Services: An Overview (modules one and two)
  • Foundations of Disaster Mental Health (classroom
  • Psychological First Aid (classroom)

    Within the first year of service:
  • Basic Food Safety (third partonline)
  • Shelter Operations and Shelter Simulations (classroom)
  • American Red Cross Adult First Aid/CPR/AED
  • FEMA IS 100 (Incident Command System)
  • Logistics Overview and Simulations (classroom)
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  • Seek guidance from your supervisor as necessary and appropriate.
  • Maintain a professional appearance and attitude.
  • Follow and implement requests and direction received from your supervisor.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • 1 year

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