Psychological First Aid for sufferers of natural disasters

Over the last three years, many Australians have lost everything thanks to the bushfires and floods, and they’ve had to start from scratch.

A research article released last year found Psychological First Aid or PFA is vital for communities to thrive after these traumatic experiences.

Story produced by RTRFM

Produced By: Jeff Bullen

Featured In Story: Dr Jessica Mackelprang – Senior Lecturer in Psychology and Clinical Psychologist at Swinburne University

First aired on The Wire, Thursday 16 March 2023