Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Resource Type: Video or Multimedia
Focus Population: People who have experienced Trauma
Topics: Criminal or Juvenile Justice System, Crisis Response System
Helping Heroes is a web-based training course divided into 10 training modules of cognitive behavioral treatment for providers who serve firefighters, first responder populations, and their families. The goals of Introduction to Disaster Behavioral Health are to educate participants about the mental health, substance abuse, and stress management needs of people who have been exposed to human-caused, natural, or technological disasters.