Mental Health Professionals sought to support disaster clients: Disaster SNH Mental Health Member


(44.48149,-73.19921)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

29 Mansfield AveBurlington, VT 05401


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
Provide mental health assistance to disaster clients and staff and act as a referral source

OPEN TIME DAYS

Only occurs during large disaster events. Shifts are generally 12 hours in shelters at the onset of disaster and may be daytime or overnight. Some outreach during daytime shifts may also occur. However,⦆ under certain conditions, 4 hour shifts will be acceptable.

REQUIRED TRAINING

* Orientation to the American Red Cross (online)
* Disaster Services Overview⦆ (classroom or blended)
* Psychological First Aid (classroom)
* Shelter Fundamentals (online)
* Disaster Assessment Fundamentals (online)
* Client Casework (classroom)
* Supervising Volunteers Workshop - recommended (classroom)
* Fundamentals of Disaster Mental Health

Highly Recommended:
* Shelter Operations and Simulation
* PsyStart Computer Training

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • No term length

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