Disaster Mental Health volunteers provide mental health screening and assessment, emotional care and support, referrals, advocacy, mediation, consultation, psychosocial education, mobilization and psychological triage. Mental Health volunteers must possess and active, Washington State license to serve in this role.
As a volunteer you may be asked to do the following:
- Offer mental health assistance to clients, volunteers and staff.
- Help staff shelters and address any mental health needs that arise.
Volunteers interested in this role must have an active, unencumbered and unrestricted Washington State license. They must have an independent license and master's degree as a clinical social worker, psychologist, professional counselor, marriage and family therapist, psychiatric nurse, or psychiatrist OR have a state license or state certification and master's degree as a school psychologist or school counselor.
- Mental Health
- Counseling / Mental Health
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Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- A minimum of a six month commitment.
- An active, unencumbered and unrestricted Washington State license.
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