Reflection #2 – final reflection
Disaster Behavioral Health in context & Personal Development
- Think about the application of disaster mental health in the field. How is this skillset and application helpful? For example, how does it tie into Maslowâ€™s hierarchy of needs and how is that helpful in a post-disaster context?
- How would this skillset and knowledge help you in the work you do in emergency management? How can you apply these skills or where would they come in useful?
- Drawing on your Reading Resources for Wk 12, what is one element of Self-Care that you find helpful and that you do or would use to keep your stress levels under control during a response (whether as a responder or emergency manager)?
- Finally, please indicate what you found the most beneficial aspects of THIS COURSE â€“ Please name any strengths or areas or improvement and feel free to add recommendations for future years J
Note: Please use your Halpern & Tramontintextbook and your Self-Care reading resources as references to give context to your Post.
HERE are the references
1- David, J. (2012, April 23). Self-Care for Disaster Behavioral Health Responders.
2- Halpern, J. & Tramontin, M. (2007). Disaster Mental Health: Theory and Practice. Belmont, CA: Thomson Brooks/Cole.
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