DeKalb County Area Disaster Trauma Counselor
ORGANIZATION: American Red Cross - Tennessee Region
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Volunteer to provide emergency mental health needs to disaster victims of a hurricane, tornado, or house fire.
This important volunteer role will respond to disasters to provide Disaster Mental Health (DMH) services to clients and Red Cross workers during response operations.
This position is responsible for facilitating long-term recovery for clients impacted by a disaster and assist the chapter in developing partnerships with local mental health agencies.
Experience and up to date credentials are required for this particular role. All Red Cross training will be provided during onboarding.
Disasters don't have schedules. That is why we work with out volunteer workforce based on need as well as their availability.
About American Red Cross - Tennessee Region
2201 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203, US
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.
DeKalb County AreaSmithville, TN 37166
September 12, 2022
- Mental Health
- Counseling / Mental Health
- Crisis Counseling
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Serve virtually to support home fire survivors in Tennessee or deploy for two weeks to support large-scale disasters.
- Verification of mental health credentials and experience.