RFAST & CFAST - 8/12/16

Post date: Jul 31, 2016 2:35:33 PM

The Center for Leadership in Public Health Practice

Training funded by the Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center


Onsite Trainings

Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County

Hillsborough County EOC

2711 E Hanna Ave

Tampa, FL 33610

Facilitators: Dr. Robert Tabler & Patrick Gardner

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Note: Please click on the registration link below to register for each training.

RFAST – August 12, 2016, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

CFAST- August 12, 2016, 2016, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Training Overview:


    • Gain knowledge of critical incident stress, individual risk and resiliency factors, mild or typical distress reactions and potentially incapacitating stress reactions, and stress-related disorders and syndromes affecting disaster response workers.

    • Gain knowledge of stress management methods and techniques for building stress resistance, resilience, and recovery in disaster.

    • Develop an awareness of one's own personal and professional risk and readiness for engaging in disaster response work.


    • Learn how to determine the need for behavioral health intervention with child survivors of disaster.

    • Formulate and implement a behavioral health first aid action plan with child survivors of disaster.

    • Use verbal and non-verbal communication skills to effectively communicate with child survivors of disaster.

For More Information Contact:

Patrick Gardner

Email: pgardner@health.usf.edu

Phone: 813-974-8267