Disaster Mental Health Resources
The following Fact Sheets were compiled by the ACA Traumatology Interest Network, facilitated by Karin Jordan. They are a base platform for learning about the skills for dealing with disaster mental health.
ACA & The American Red Cross
Interested in Becoming a Red Cross Disaster Mental Health Volunteer?
As a Red Cross partner, each year free training is available to ACA members at the ACA Annual Conference. Upon course completion, attendees will receive continuing education credit and become eligible to be deployed by the Red Cross both locally and nationally. Interested members must meet the following criteria:
Click here to download registration information.
Contact your local Red Cross chapter to find out more. Find your local chapter at http://www.redcross.org/find-your-local-chapter.
Questions? Contact Debbie Beales at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-347-6647 x306.
Trauma Interest Network
To join the Trauma Interest Network, send an email to Holly Clubb with your request. Please allow 3-5 business days for a response.