Self-Care for Disaster Responders (NC DRN, Module 6)

Fee:None
Length:35 minutes
Description:This presentation by Sandra Wartski, Psy.D, is part of the North Carolina Disaster Response Network Training series and builds awareness of the importance of self-care and basic self-care principles for a disaster responder.
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Learning Objectives

Training Personnel

Author and Narrator:

Sandra Wartski, Psy.D

Reviewers:

Sally Cameron and Cathy Womack for the NC Disaster Response Network

The author(s) and reviewer(s) of this training have no personal financial relationships with commercial interests relevant to this presentation to disclose. Author, narrator, reviewer affiliations listed were current at the time of training development.

Competencies and Capability Functions Addressed

This training addresses selected applied epidemiology, core public health, and public health preparedness and response competencies and public health preparedness capability functions as noted below. (Please note: The following training does not provide comprehensive or in-depth treatment of specified competencies or capability functions, it provides basic knowledge of the competencies or capability functions listed below.)

Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals
4) Analyzes internal and external problems that may affect the delivery of Essential Public Health Services (8: Leadership & Systems Thinking Skills)
Public Health Preparedness Capabilities
Capability 14, Function 1: Identify responder safety and health risks
Public Health Preparedness & Response Core Competencies
1.2. Manage behaviors associated with emotional responses in self and others.

Continuing Education Credit:

The UNC Center for Public Health Preparedness offers the following continuing education credit/s on this training. Eligibility for all continuing education credit is determined on an annual basis.

  • none

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References

See links on the North Carolina Psychological Association web site:
(http://ncpa.rubystudio.com/general-public/disaster-resources/)

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