Pre-Conference Workshop

Speaker - Dr. Patricia Watson, Ph.D 

Patricia Watson, Ph.D. is a senior educational specialist for the National Center for PTSD, and assistant professor at Dartmouth Medical School in the Department of Psychiatry. Her education includes a doctoral degree in clinical psychology from The Catholic University, internship and eight years of service in the Navy, and a postgraduate fellowship in pediatric psychology at Harvard Medical School. 

She has co-edited three books on disaster behavioral health interventions, and co-developed educational training materials in post-disaster, military, and first responder settings, such as the Psychological First Aid (PFA) Field Guide and the Skills for Psychological Recovery (SPR) Manual, Combat Operational Stress First Aid (COSFA) Field Guide, as well as Curbside Manner and Stress First Aid for Firefighters and Emergency Services Personnel, law enforcement personnel, and rail personnel.

For more information on the details of the Pre-Conference Workshop, see following link - Skills for Psychological Recovery


Pre-Conference Workshop Materials

Skills for Physcological Recovery Quick Guide

Skills for Physcological Recovery General Info

Skills for Physcological Recovery Field Operations Guide

Skills for Physcological Recovery Overview