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 in a virtual family assistance center.
Help teach resiliency courses 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.
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether itﾒs one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.
We'll work with your schedule.
Various LocationsWenatchee, WA98801
August 13, 2020
Counseling / Mental Health
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
A minimum of a six month commitment.
An active, unencumbered and unrestricted Washington State license.