Posts by: Louise Juul Hansen

Register for the Caring for Volunteers training!

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Caring for volunteers – training of trainers: Copenhagen, 14 to 16 November 2017

The training will equip participants with knowledge, skills and tools on planning and implementing caring for volunteers activities and interventions based on the IFRC PS Centre “Caring for Volunteers, a Psychosocial Support Toolkit”.

Re-posting: Technical Advisor for Yemen

Photo: Ibrahim Malla, IFRC

Psychosocial Support Technical Advisor

Strong mental health and psychosocial support advisor with field experience, preferably from the MENA region. Prerequisite: Fluency in Arabic and English spoken and written language. The position will have a focus on capacity building, caring for volunteers programming and life skills as an entry point to psychosocial programmes.

PS Academy 2017

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The 2017 PS Academy trainings are planned on the following dates. Please note that not all trainings are yet open for registration. This post will be updated as trainings are opened for registration, and it will be announced on the PS Centre Facebook page and in the newsletter PS News (if you do not already receive… Read more »

Pledge to address the psychological effect of armed conflicts and violence

Photo: Ibrahim Malla SARC

Sign the pledge!  Armed conflicts and violence give rise to great mental health and psychosocial challenges among millions of men, women, boys and girls around the world. While needs are currently increasing, mental health and psychosocial well-being is still not high enough on the list of priorities in the field of humanitarian intervention. Therefore IFRC… Read more »

2017 training in PSS for survivors of SGBV

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The training of trainers (ToT) in sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) Copenhagen 7 to 9 February 2017 The training of trainers (ToT) in sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) enables participants to conduct the two-day basic training in “Psychosocial support for people affected by SGBV”. The ToT is a three day training, during which the participants… Read more »

Webinar: Inner resilience – Mental health and Psychosocial Support

Photo: Jakob Dall, Danish Red Cross

Inner Resilience: Mental health and psychosocial support The PS Centre and the Red Cross Red Crescent Research Network for Mental Health and Psychosocial Support proudly presents a webinar about “Inner Resilience”. The webinar took place on Friday 14 October at 09:00 CET The speakers are: Dr Maureen Mooney, PhD, Joint Centre for Disaster Research, School… Read more »