Dr. James Halpern http://wamc.org en Institute Receives Grant for Psychological First Aid Program In The Middle East http://wamc.org/post/institute-receives-grant-psychological-first-aid-program-middle-east <p>A grant awarded to the Institute for Disaster Mental Health at the State University of New York at New Paltz will help a program in the Middle East.</p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 02:01:41 +0000 Allison Dunne 72344 at http://wamc.org Disaster Mental Health Conference Focuses On Radiological Readiness http://wamc.org/post/disaster-mental-health-conference-focuses-radiological-readiness <p>There’s a conference tomorrow in New York that will focus on preparedness for nuclear disasters and other radiation emergencies. It’s an opportunity to think about and plan for some worst-case scenarios.</p><p>It’s the Institute for Disaster Mental Health’s 10<sup>th</sup> annual conference, and this year’s topic is “Radiological Readiness: Preparing for Dirty Bombs, Nuclear Disasters, and Other Radiation Emergencies.” Dr. James Halpern is the director of the Institute at the State University of New York at New Paltz.</p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 17:54:28 +0000 Allison Dunne 62569 at http://wamc.org