Disaster mental health intervention field guide

Date: 2010
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Brochure/Booklet
Author:  Office of the Indiana State Mental Health Disaster Coordinator
Publisher:  Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction

This brief guide is geared toward first responders so that they can provide emergency mental health services and psychological first aid in the event of a disaster. Provides guidance on referrals, dealing with different age groups, handling trauma and communicating in a crisis.

Settings:  First Responders