Assignment 1: Role of a Mental Health Professional in a Natural Disaster
This assignment focuses on how you might be asked to respond in the wake of a natural disaster as a mental health professional working with law enforcement.
In a minimum of 300 words, respond to the following:
- Explain how your services might be utilized during a natural disaster. Use the perspective of a mental health professional and personalize your position to fit the needs of your geographical location.
Apply APA standards to citation of sources.
- By the due date assigned, post your responses to this Discussion Area.
- Through the end of the module, respond to at least two other classmates’ posts. Participate in the discussion by asking a question, providing a statement of clarification, providing a point of view with a rationale, challenging an aspect of the discussion, or indicating a relationship between one or more lines of reasoning in the discussion.
|Grading Criteria||Maximum Points|
|Quality of initial posting, including fulfillment of assignment instructions||
|Quality of responses to classmates||
|Frequency of responses to classmates||
|Reference to supporting readings and other materials||
|Language and grammar||