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#FREE training webinar to assist those supporting/accommodating Ukrainian nationals

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#FREE training webinar to assist those supporting/accommodating Ukrainian nationals

By 27th April 2022No Comments
On Wednesday, May 4 at 11.00 am HSE psychologists in Community Healthcare West will host the second of two FREE training webinars created to assist all services and individuals who are supporting or accommodating Ukrainian nationals arriving in Ireland and/or other refugee populations.

This webinar premiered last Tuesday, April 26 and will be repeated again in just under one week’s time on May 4.

The 60-minute webinar is suitable for people working in public sector services, private enterprises such as hotels and essential services as well as community/volunteer services and individuals.

Nature and Scope of Event Content

The training event will provide:
1.         An understanding of the range of normal responses to crisis and what people need
2.         An understanding of the needs of people fleeing war and/or persecution
3.         How to support others using Psychological First Aid (PFA) Principles
4.         How to support ourselves using PFA ideas and evidence-based self-care
5.         To recognise when further help is needed and where to obtain reliable supports/information.


To register for the webinar go to:-

Details on local community support services can be found HERE.


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