International Guides


INTERNATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR THE PROVISION OF PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT

Edited By: Dr. UmitTural, Dr. Ayse Dilara Yalcin, Dr. Firdevs Alioglu

Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey, January 2018


This document is designed to orient helpers to offer psychological first aid (PFA) to people following a serious crisis event.

In these guidelines, you can find several resources for providing psychological first aid.

  1. Psychological first aid: Guide for field workers
  2. Psychological first aid: Facilitator’s manual for orienting field workers
  3. Psychological First Aid. An Australian guide to supporting people affected by disaster
  4. Psychological First Aid - Field Operations Guide
  5. Psychological first aid: Field Worker’s Guide