Developing Resiliency in an Emergency Response Team
When thinking of resiliency and sports, most people will get a picture of a Major League Baseball team pulling out a win in extra innings when they're down by three, or an NFL team returning to the field after halftime with a score of 21-0 and coming all the way back to victory. Resiliency is being able to change your thinking in order to believe in a positive outcome. In team sports, it's not just one individual's thinking, it's the combined effort of the team.
There is another team for which resiliency is even more critical - the emergency response team (ERT). How does the ERT - which is made up of individuals whose main responsibilities on any given day run the gamut of guest relations, game day communications, premium seating concierge or parking attendant – utilize these team members most effectively during an emergency response and remain resilient?
FEI will present at the upcoming Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee (HPGM) signature Conexiones networking event. The HPGM Conexiones breakout sessions will take place on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, at Aurora Health Care’s corporate office, 750 W. Virginia St., Milwaukee, followed by networking and a social at Great Lakes Distillery.
FEI’s Senior Account Manager, Randall Kratz, will be presenting in a panel presentation, “Wellness at Work: Why Companies & Employees Should Invest in Mental Health,” at 6 p.m. CST. The panel discussion will examine the unique mental health challenges faced by many of today’s working professionals.
Oct. 17, 2016, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. — FEI Behavioral Health, a social enterprise with a 35-year history and a leader in workforce resilience from crisis management to EAP, will be joined by its workplace violence prevention partner, The Mandt System® at FEI parent organization, the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities (Alliance) 2016 National Conference.
October 10, 2016, Milwaukee, Wis. — FEI Behavioral Health, a social enterprise with a 35-year history and a leader in workforce resilience from crisis management to EAP, will present sessions at two upcoming conferences, the National Staff Development and Training Association (NSDTA) Annual Professional Institute and the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) Annual Conference.
Staff Training, Peer Awareness Benefit Trauma-Afflicted Students
The impact of trauma negatively affects student attendance, learning, and achievement. By educating staff on child trauma, warning signs, and proper response, you can create support structures for students impacted by trauma.