This three-day training introduces participants to ‘PFA in Groups – Support to teams.’ It has been developed for trained psychosocial staff or volunteers, team leaders, managers
or others with responsibility for the well-being of teams of Red Cross and Red Crescent National Societies staff or volunteers.

The training enables participants to:

  • assess if a PFA and support meeting is needed
  • prepare for a PFA and support meeting
  • run a PFA and support meeting
  • manage time and facilitate the meeting so everyone feels included
  • handle difficult reactions and disclosures
  • manage group participation, dynamics and interactions
  • promote peer support
  • provide PFA to individuals and support to the group at the same time
  • know when and how to refer a person for additional help.

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Resource details

Publication: Psychological First Aid for Red Cross Red Crescent Societies, Psychosocial interventions

Themes: Emergencies, Programme tools

Language: French

Year: 2018

File extension: PDF