Psychological First Aid Training

DE BEST Mission Statement

To serve the state of Delaware by establishing, implementing, and sustaining volunteers to strengthen DSAMH initiatives, improve community resilience and support appropriate mental health response to disaster.


Psychological First Aid (PFA) Training Links

PFA is covers intervention techniques that focus on reducing the initial psychological impacts immediately after a disaster.

You may join our DE BEST team by attending one or both of the required trainings listed below. Be sure to send your Certificate upon completion (DE BEST Team Leader). The  Crisis Counseling Program Training (CCP, by SAMHSA) is listed here as it includes PFA concepts and is another required  training for DE BEST volunteers:

Upon completing your training, please send us your certificate so that we may update your account. Also, please contact our DE BEST Team Leader if you are interested in joining our DE BEST team or would like additional information!

NOTE: Mental Health Information, Links and Resources are available (click here).




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