|NAME||Evidence-Based Approaches for Post-Disaster Mental Health Disorders|
|COURSE STARTS||Open Enrollment|
|COURSE ENDS||7 weeks to complete from date of registration|
|LEVEL OF TRAINING||Aware|
|CEU ELIGIBILITY||Not eligible for CEUs|
In considering the needs for effective disaster preparedness and response, one area that has often been given less attention is the mental health implications of such events. This course discusses common post-disaster mental health problems such as acute stress disorder and PTSD as well as approaches for dealing with those problems.