MHPSS annual forum European Network

Registrations are open to attend the annual MHPSS Forum of the European Network hosted by The Netherlands Red Cross in Rotterdam. Registration after 30 May might not be possible.

Registrations are open to attend the annual MHPSS Forum of the European Network, hosted by The Netherlands Red Cross in Rotterdam. Registration after 30 May might not be possible.

New guide: FOCUS Implementation Guide to Dynamic Integration

The PS Centre has released an Implementation Guide to Dynamic Integration as part of the FOCUS project. Registrations are still open to attend the FOCUS Final Conference on 1 - 2 June, 2022.

The PS Centre has released an Implementation Guide to Dynamic Integration as part of the FOCUS project. Registrations are still open to attend the FOCUS Final Conference on 1 - 2 June, 2022.

Upcoming Webinar: Voices from the field discuss the future of PM+ in the MENA region

Registrations are now open to attend a Problem Management Plus (PM+) webinar in Arabic on 25 May, hosted by the PS Centre as part of the STRENGTHS project.

Registrations are now open to attend a Problem Management Plus (PM+) webinar in Arabic on 25 May, hosted by the PS Centre as part of the STRENGTHS project.

New guide: How to Support Volunteer Teams

The PS Centre has just released a two-page guide for Red Cross Red Crescent volunteer team leaders.

The PS Centre has just released a two-page guide for Red Cross Red Crescent volunteer team leaders.

Video: Let's talk about PFA Ukrainian

The PS Centre has produced a video in Ukrainian explaining the methods and principles of Psychological First Aid. The PFA set of skills can be used to help someone in distress and to feel calm in difficult situations.

The PS Centre has produced a video in Ukrainian explaining the methods and principles of Psychological First Aid. The PFA set of skills can be used to help someone in distress and to feel calm in difficult situations.

New resources: MHPSS and CBPSS training in EN and AR

The PS Centre has released two psychosocial support training resources in English and Arabic for staff and volunteers. The resources were produced in collaboration with Yemen Red Crescent Society and Danish Red Cross and funded by the European Commission Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO).

The PS Centre has released two psychosocial support training resources in English and Arabic for staff and volunteers.
The resources were produced in collaboration with Yemen Red Crescent Society and Danish Red Cross and funded by the European Commission Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO).

Heartbeat of Humanity: Mental health of children and young adults

In this Heartbeat of Humanity podcast episode, Technical advisor Ea Suzanne Akasha interviews professor Dr. Barbara Juen technical manager of the psychosocial services at the Austrian Red Cross, and psychologist Vanessa Kulcar, about the mental health of children and young adults.

In this Heartbeat of Humanity podcast episode, Technical advisor Ea Suzanne Akasha interviews professor Dr. Barbara Juen technical manager of the psychosocial services at the Austrian Red Cross, and psychologist Vanessa Kulcar, about the mental health of children and young adults.

Upcoming training: MHPSS during humanitarian crises and conflict

The PS Centre is offering an interactive in-person training in Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) during humanitarian crises and conflict at the Danish Red Cross Headquarters in Copenhagen. The training, intended for MHPSS focal points, will take place from the 20th to the 24th of June, preceded by an online training on the 7th of June.

The PS Centre is offering an interactive in-person training in Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) during humanitarian crises and conflict at the Danish Red Cross Headquarters in Copenhagen. The training, intended for MHPSS focal points, will take place from the 20th to the 24th of June, preceded by an online training on the 7th of June.

Orientation package: Psychological First Aid in times of conflict and uncertainty

The PS Centre has released an orientation package: Psychological First Aid in times of conflict and uncertainty

The PS Centre has released an orientation package: Psychological First Aid in times of conflict and uncertainty

Psychosocial support to people in Ukraine and impacted countries

The PS Centre has created a page in the resource library with guides, manuals and training material assisting the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement in the psychosocial support of the millions of people have left their homes in Ukraine and crossed into neighbouring countries.

The PS Centre has created a page in the resource library with guides, manuals and training material assisting the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement in the psychosocial support of the millions of people have left their homes in Ukraine and crossed into neighbouring countries.

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Ukraine and impacted countries crisis

Find resources assisting the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement in the psychosocial support of the millions of people have left their homes in Ukraine and crossed into neighbouring countries.

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MHPSS European Network FORUM 2022: Mental Health of Young Adults during a time of Crises

Registrations are open to attend the annual MHPSS Forum of the European Network hosted by The Netherlands Red Cross in…

New guide: FOCUS Implementation Guide to Dynamic Integration

"This is not a recipe book for ‘successful integration’, but rather practical guidance on how to engage a community and…

Upcoming Webinar: Voices from the field discuss the future of PM+ in the MENA region

The PS Centre is proud to host a webinar as part of the STRENGTHS project that focuses on scaling up…

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Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement Policy and International Conference resolution on addressing mental health and psychosocial needs

Find resources assisting the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement in the implementation of the Roadmap, Resolution and Policy on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support.

Resource Library

Over the years, the PS Centre has developed a range of different training materials and handbooks. Materials are developed in English and translated into some or all of the other International Federation main languages.

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PS Centre Trainings

The competency of staff and volunteers depends on their knowledge in assessing, designing, and monitoring psychosocial interventions, which is why we ensure to continuously expand our toolbox, guidelines, and materials.

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Emergencies

PS Centre aims to collect the most relevant information about psychosocial support in emergencies, both in general terms and in relation to specific emergencies.

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Resources on Psychological First Aid