Psychological First Aid: Supporting Children and Young People

| 12/03/2021

This course has been produced by Public Health England and is based on international guidance from the World Health Organisation, United Nations and partners, in association with Future Learn.

What topics will you cover?

  • What is Psychological First Aid?
  • How do children and young people respond to emergencies and crisis situations?
  • The PFA stages to supporting people: Prepare, Look, Listen, Link
  • Supporting yourself and your colleagues

The course is for one hour over 3 weeks and is completely free. The information has been sent by the Youth Federation and is completely your choice to do it or not, it is not a Girlguiding training but may be of interest to some of you for when units start to meet face to face again.

If you wish to do the course, or want more information, please go directly to their website to register:

Psychological First Aid