Psychological First Aid (PFA) Checklist

Description: This one page behavioral checklist based on The Psychological First Aid: Field Operations Guide (2nd Edition) allows observers to easily document and evaluate trainees who are participating in a training exercise that incorporate PFA components.

The Psychological First Aid:  Field Operations Guide, 2nd Edition was developed by the National Child Traumatic Stress Network and the National Center for PTSD, Department of Veterans Affairs.  (July, 2006). 

The Checklist for the Psychological First Aid was created by the S.C. Area Health Education Consortium with funding by ASPR and adapted from material contained in the Operations Guide.  They are the opinions of the authors and do not necessarily reflect ASPR or HHS.




  • Name: Connie L Best
    Title: Professor, and Director of Adult Services, National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center
    Organization: Medical University of South Carolina

Name: Deborah Carson
Name: Deborah Carson
Phone: 843-792-4431

19 Hagood Ave. Sutie 802

Charleston, SC 29425 

Meta Information
Type of Product: Skills evaluation tool
Languages: English
Keywords: psych first aid
Primary Audience: Behavorial and Mental health
Target Capabiltities: Recover: Restoration of Lifelines, Respond: Responder Health and Safety
Universal Task Listing: Recover
Cognative Domain: Synthesis or Evaluation
Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - Attribution
Is Product...: Downloadable, Reusable, Accessible
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Fri Apr 18 13:46:04 -0400 2008
Last Updated: Fri Apr 18 13:49:00 -0400 2008