Get Ready Toolkit: Train the Trainer Workshop
Date: Monday, February 6, 2023
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Eastern time
Register Here: https://tinyurl.com/mr4drp3r
Description: This workshop is offered in partnership with the Georgia Emergency Preparedness Coalition for Individuals with Disabilities and Older Adults. Individuals with disabilities and older adults may have unique challenges that put them at risk during disasters. This workshop provides strategies and resources that will help participants assist their individuals in developing a disaster plan that meets their specific needs.
Speaker: Jeannette David, Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Georgia’s Institute for Disaster Management
About the Speaker: Jeannette David is Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Georgia’s Institute for Disaster Management. Ms. David has worked in the field of disaster management since 1993, beginning with the American Red Cross, followed by 17 years managing Georgia’s disaster mental health program. She is the founder of the Georgia Crisis Consortium and cofounder and past chairman of the Georgia Emergency Preparedness Coalition for Individuals with Disabilities and Older Adults. Ms. David is a certified trainer in Psychological First Aid and a master trainer for the FEMA Crisis Counseling Assistance and Training Program. She’s also a Cadre Consultant with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, where she provides training and consultation in disaster mental health throughout the United States. Ms. David is an avid baseball fan, practices yoga and enjoys traveling to visit lifelong friends and family.