april, 2019

25apr(apr 25)8:00 am26(apr 26)4:00 pmMental Health in Emergencies


Event Details

  1. What are Emergencies
  2. Types
  3. Triaging in Emergencies
  4. Effects of Emergencies
    1. Physical
    2. Social/Community
    3. Psychological
  5. Effects on special populations
    1. Children
    2. Women
    3. Pregnant women
    4. Elderly
    5. People with disabilities
  6. Providing Psychosocial and mental health services in emergencies
    1. Psychological & mental health Assessment
    2. Psychological First Aid
  7. Referrals and extended care for the severely affected
  8. Inter-Agency collaboration
  9. Action Plans

Target audience

Psychologists, Psychology Assistants, Social Workers, Nurses, Aid Workers, Religious leaders/Pastors, NGOs, Fire Fighters, Police, Managers, Supervisors, Paraprofessionals, Lay Practitioners, Volunteers and anyone interested in building his/her capacity in emergency response and management.


25 (Thursday) 8:00 am - 26 (Friday) 4:00 pm


Miklin Hotel

Behind Gethsemane Gardens, Apamtse St, Accra

Easton Stick Authentic Jersey