May 25, 2023
Youth Psychological First Aid In-Person Training
Thursday, May 25, 2023
Youth Psychological First Aid In-Person Training ?for Service Providers
- Thursday, May 25, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
- Community Solutions- Community Room
- 9015 Murray Ave., Gilroy, CA 95020
PSYCHOLOGICAL FIRST AID (PFA) is a technique for assisting people in the immediate aftermath of traumatic incident or disaster. PFA is designed to reduce the initial distress caused by the traumatic event and to foster short and long-term coping skills.
ABOUT THE FACILITATORS: Matthew T Rensi, Ph.D., LPCC, is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor who holds a Ph.D. in counselor education and supervision. He has extensive experience providing therapy to people struggling with psychosis, homelessness, various mental health issues and the legal system. Mathew provides trainings throughout Santa Clara County on various aspects of mental health treatment including assessment, Individual therapy, and safety/crisis situations.
Martha McNiel is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who serves as the Clinical Coordinator for the GSRC and is the Director of Dream Power Horsemanship. She has extensive experience working with first responders and critical incident response.
If you have any questions please connect directly with: Sylvia Mata Amaral at email@example.com.