Types and Phases of Disasters (NC DRN, Module 2)

Fee:None
Length: 20 minutes
Description:This presentation by Tab Ballis, LCSW, LCAS, is part of the North Carolina Disaster Response Network Training series and provides a macro-perspective of the range of events which constitute a disaster, and the differentiating characteristics that are experienced by victims and responders.
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This training was developed with the support of the UNC Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (UNC PERLC), a funded project of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC Cooperative Agreement 1U90TP000415).
PERLC

Learning Objectives

Training Personnel

Author and Narrator:

Tab Ballis, LCSW, LCAS

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. (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.)

Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Tier 1
1A1. Describes factors affecting the health of a community (e.g., equity, income, education, environment) (1: Analytical/Assessment Skills)
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Tier 2
1B1. Describes factors affecting the health of a community (e.g., equity, income, education, environment) (1: Analytical/Assessment Skills)
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals Tier 3
1C1. Describes factors affecting the health of a community (e.g., equity, income, education, environment) (1: Analytical/Assessment Skills)
Public Health Preparedness Capabilities
Capability 1, Function 1: Determine risks to the health of the jurisdiction
Public Health Preparedness & Response Core Competencies
1.1. Solve problems under emergency conditions.
3.2. Contribute expertise to the development of emergency plans.

References

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

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