The Psychological First Aid for Schools Field Operations Guide

2012National Child Traumatic Stress Network National Center for PTSD (NCTSN)

Psychological First Aid for Schools (PFA-S) is an evidence-informed intervention model to assist students, families, school personnel, and school partners in the immediate aftermath of an emergency. PFA-S is designed to reduce the initial distress caused by emergencies, and to foster short- and long-term adaptive functioning and coping.

Key wordschildren / emergency response / Psychological first aid / teaching


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