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Bay Area - Disaster Mental Health Conference

Learn about the latest disaster mental health field experience, psychological concepts and research. Discover volunteer opportunities and receive training in Red Cross Disaster Mental Health (DMH).

Keynote: David Wee, LCSW, Disaster Mental Health Author and Manager

Presentation: Valerie Cole, PhD, National American Red Cross Senior Associate

Panel: Vicky Powell, LCSW, Diane Bridgeman, PhD, & Lance Friis, MFT

Training: Foundations of Disaster Mental Health class

Learn about the following subjects from Red Cross volunteers and instructors with extensive local and national disaster response experience.

  • Reflections on Responding to Disasters
  • Disaster Mental Health Concepts,Trainings and Research
  • In the Trenches and By their Side: Provision of Disaster Mental Health Services and Military Outreach
  • Orientation to Red Cross and volunteer opportunities
  • Volunteer training class: Foundations of Disaster Mental Health
  • For questions please email: or call (650) 503-3645.

    CE credits available for MFT's, LCSW's, RN's (with ANCC accreditation), LPCC's, and psychologists. School Psychologists and School Counselors are welcome.

    PROUDLY SPONSORED BY: El Camino Hospital - The Hospital of the Silicon Valley

    GRACIOUSLY HOSTED BY: University of Phoenix

    Register for the Disaster Mental Health Conference online