Healthy and Safe Swimming Week Provides Local Health Departments with Tools to Kick off Summer

Swimming season is here and all across the country people are donning bathing suits and sunscreen and flocking to community pools and beaches. However, summer fun is anything but if not done in a safe and well-maintained environment. Local health departments are charged with keeping…

Building Workforce Resilience through the Practice of Psychological First Aid

By Shulamit Schweitzer, MHS, Senior Management Analyst, (contractor) HHS/ASPR, Division of At Risk Individuals, Behavioral Health, and Community Resilience, and Rachel Kaul, LCSW, CTS, Behavioral Health Team Lead, HHS/ ASPR, Division of At Risk Individuals, Behavioral Health, and Community Resilience Public health and emergency response…