Resources Within ‘First Responders’

Terrorism and Disaster: Sarin

Continuing Medical Education series created through Uniformed Services University and RUSH Medical School collaboration.

Terrorism and Disaster: Emergency Mental Health After A Suicide Bombing

Continuing Medical Education series created through Uniformed Services University and RUSH Medical School collaboration.

Psychological First Aid (Chinese)

This is the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress resource “Psychological First Aid” Chinese translation.

Media Management in Body Recovery from Mass Death (Chinese)

This is the Chinese translation for theĀ  Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress “Media Management in Body Recover from Mass Death” resource.

Principles of Psychological First Aid (Japanese)

Resource features the Five Principles of Psychological First Aid by Hobfoll et al translated to Japanese.

Psychological and Behavioral Issues Healthcare Providers Need to Know when Treating Patients Following a Radiation Event

An attack using radiation will create uncertainty, fear, and terror. Following the detonation of a Radiation Dispersal Device (RDD) the management of acute psychological and behavioral responses will be as

Information for Relief Workers Emotional Reactions to Human Bodies from Mass Death (Chinese)

This sheet is the Chinese translation from the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress sheet on “Relief Workers Emotional Reactions to Human Bodies from Mass Death”.

Sustaining Caregiving and Psychological Well-Being While Caring for Disaster Victims

The magnitude of death and destruction in disasters and the often difficult nature of the medical response require special attention to the needs of health care providers. Supporting caregivers and

Body Recovery and Stress Management for Leaders and Supervisors

The magnitude of death and destruction in this event require special measures to manage body recovery. Physical safety and security of body handlers takes priority over providing psychological counseling. Supervision

Information for Relief Workers on Emotional Reactions to Human Bodies in Mass Death

In your work with this disaster you are likely to see, smell, and handle the dead bodies of men women and children of all ages. Working with or around human

Courage to Care: Psychological First Aid

As a healthcare provider, first responder, leader or manager of disaster operations, this fact sheet describes an evidenced-based approach for helping victims cope in the immediate aftermath of a disaster