|Date(s):||March 11-12, 2020|
|Time:||8:00AM-4:00PM each day|
|Place:||Lane ESD Main Campus (directions)|
|Presenter:||Cathy Paine and Karen Apgar|
|Audience:||School mental health staff (school psychologists, social workers, counselors and nurses), administrators, and other individuals whom the team has identified as appropriate providers of psychological first aid|
|Goals:||Provide school-based mental health professionals and other school crisis intervention team members with the knowledge necessary to meet the mental health needs of students and staff following a school-associated crisis event|
|Description:||This two-day workshop provides school-based mental health professionals and other school crisis intervention team members with the knowledge necessary to meet the mental health needs of students and staff following a school-associated crisis event. With updated research and crisis intervention strategies, this workshop teaches participants how to prevent and prepare for psychological trauma, helps to reaffirm both the physical health of members of the school community and students' perceptions that they are safe and secure, evaluates the degree of psychological trauma, responds to the psychological needs of members of the school community, and examines the effectiveness of school crisis intervention and recovery efforts. This workshop is an excellent course for all mental health professionals in your district who provide mental health crisis intervention services.|
|Lunch:||No lunch will be provided.|
|Notes:||Please make payment arrangements in advance either through your districts or be prepared to pay at the door with a check (we do not accept cash and we do not have the ability to accept debit/credit cards).
All participants will be provided a certificate for PDUs based on the training hours.