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


(45.483047,-123.84446)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

3705 Highway 101Tillamook, OR 97141


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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