Program Development Series Module #5
When providing adventure therapy, a primary aspect of our duty of care is to respond effectively in emergency situations. This course provides an overview of a variety of considerations related to emergency response including provider training, pre-planning our response, rescue equipment, and communications. Developing infrastructure and relationships that support our response when things go wrong is an additional consideration that is covered to tie our response plan together!
What Will You Learn?
- Understand key components of emergency response planning.
- Know what training is recommended in order to respond effectively in your field context.
- Be able to develop an emergency response plan.
- Understand the types of resources and support needed to support your emergency response infrastructure.
Emergency Response in Adventure Therapy
Duty of Care and Types of Emergencies24:57
Field Context and Emergency Response32:54
Emergency Action Plans and Administrative Crisis Management29:55