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Psychological First Aid Training

Posted On: Thu 25th February 2021

Summary

Public Health England is releasing a newly developed online training course on Psychological First Aid (PFA) for supporting children and young people in emergency and crisis situations. 

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The online course, developed by PHE, offers training on how to provide practical and emotional support to children and young people affected by emergencies or crisis situations.  Children and young people can be very resilient, but crises such as COVID-19 can severely impact their mental health. Getting the right support early on can help prevent problems occurring or worsening.

More Information

210219 PFA CYP press briefing 5.0.pdf