Psychological First Aid: Field Operations Guide 2nd Edition

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)

An evidence-informed modular approach for assisting people in the immediate aftermath of disaster and terrorism: to reduce initial distress, and to foster short and long-term adaptive functioning. It is for use by disaster responders including first responders, incident command systems, primary and emergency health care providers, school crisis response teams, faith-based organizations, disaster relief organizations.

Key wordsdisaster / Psychological first aid