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What does PFA stand for?

PFA stands for Psychological First Aid

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Chapters that have been added include: Nonsexual Multiple Relationships, Addressing Spiritual and Value Issues in Therapy, Ethical Concerns in Culturally Sensitive Practice, Ethics in Member Care, Ethics in Providing Psychological First Aid expanded sections for dealing with clients who are in the Military, Government or part of a University Counseling Center.
Provider Apps (use to make your job easier) Disaster Response--PFA Mobile: PFA stands for Psychological First Aid, an intervention to help people following disaster.
In turn, Representative of the Higher Commission for Refugees Affairs, Maysa Hassan, underlined the importance of psychological and social support for the people affected by the crisis, adding that the Commission contributed, along with other organizations, in training about 3000 volunteers in the field of providing psychological first aid.
These included positive post-training participant evaluations gathered by the original human resource manager, who concluded that the training had given branch managers a valuable understanding of applying the principles of psycho-education and psychological first aid to proactively inform and support employees after a robbery.
For instance, I collaborated with a local faith-based non-profit organization to develop a disaster chaplain network to provide training in psychological first aid for community religious professionals which later evolved into a disaster chaplain credential which was connected to the local emergency operation response center so that the group could be dispatched in times of crisis to provide disaster spiritual and emotional care.