Training in Psychological First Aid Module 4: PFA in Groups – support to teams
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.