This webinar is intended to help fire service members better understand and navigate the behavioral health care system. Presenter Molly Jones, LSW will discuss how to identify an acute emergency crisis in oneself and/or a peer, explore various levels of behavioral health care treatment and review the most common licenses and qualifications of behavioral health treatment providers.
Webinar attendees will be better equipped to identify and utilize behavioral health treatment resources, as well as gain a greater understanding of what to expect when accessing and engaging in treatment. The training will provide insight into behavioral health assessments, treatment planning, and frequently used treatment modalities and approaches for fire service clients.
This presentation will also introduce attendees to the IAFF Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery, which specializes in the treatment of post traumatic stress, substance use disorders and other related mental health issues among fire service members. The IAFF Center of Excellence is the only treatment center in North America that exclusively treats fire fighters, paramedics and dispatchers.
About the presenter: Molly Jones, LSW is the Clinical Outreach Coordinator at the International Association of Fire Fighters Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery.
The IAFF COE is in the process of becoming a CE provider through the National Board for Certified Counselors. Updates will be made as available.
12 PM - 1:30 PM EST
9 AM - 10:30 AM PST