UP Cebu to hold training-workshop on Psychosocial Assistance in Times of Disaster

GAD Tarp
The University of the Philippines’ University Center for Women’s Studies in coordination with the University of the Philippines Cebu (UP Cebu) Gender and Development Office is conducting a training workshop on Psychosocial Assistance in Times of Disaster this January 28-29, 2014 at the AVR-2.

The activity intends to orient participants to psychosocial assistance core principles and standards of care; identify gender based violence in times of disaster; discuss assessment and interventions that promote well being post disaster; identify and orient participants on skills needed for psychosocial assistance — listening and responding skills, documenting cases, etc.; and plan action to be taken to help rebuild areas hit by disasters in the Visayas.

You may download the program here: Training Workshop on Psychosocial Assistance in Times of Disaster.