Introduction to the NC Disaster Response Network (NC DRN) and to Disaster Mental Health Training (NC DRN, Module 1)
|Description:||This presentation, part of the North Carolina Disaster Response Network Training series, introduces the North Carolina Disaster Response Network (NC DRN) and provides an orientation to the series of training modules for mental health professionals interested in disaster response. It was created by Sandra Wartski, Psy.D, and narrated by Sally Cameron.|
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- Be familiar with NC Disaster Response Network formation, purpose, and need for volunteers
- Recognize benefits to professionals who complete training and join NC DRN
- Know training requirements for NC DRN responders and steps to complete training
- Appreciate unique aspects of disaster work and need for specialized training
Sandra Wartski, Psy.D
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. (Please note: The competencies included on this site are just a few of the public health competencies which have been established. Training participants may find alignment between this training and other competency sets not included on this site.)
- This training does not map to any of the competencies currently included on this website.
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