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Disaster Preparedness for Behavioral Health Professionals

April 17, 2018

Event

April 17, 2018

8:00 am

Disaster Preparedness for Behavioral Health Professionals, April 17, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Doubletree Hotel by Hilton, Oak Ridge. Mental Health Professionals are considered vital first responders during mass scale emergency events  and are looked at to provide immediate crisis intervention and disaster mental health services to victims and others impacted by the event.  This training will review the various types of emergency events that may prompt a need for emergency mental health services, including both facts and myths regarding the nature of these events, and provide health and safety information for each type of event to which mental health professionals may be deployed. Register at http://bit.ly/2qjojvY.