Evaluating the Effectiveness of Worker Mental Health Training: Experiences from the Gulf Responder Resilience Project
Learning Areas:Occupational health and safety
Describe a systematic comprehensive evaluation of a worker resilience training program effectiveness Discuss the preliminary results of the evaluation of the NIEHS Gulf Responder Resilience Project Describe the use of the results in ensuring continuous quality improvement of the worker resilience training and related policy development regarding disaster response.
Keyword(s): Evaluation, Occupational Health and Safety
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have over 20 years of applied and academic experience in intervention effectiveness research. I have served as principal scientist for various research projects that evaluate the effectiveness of interventions including labor and minority worker safety training, and leadership and emergency preparedness training programs for public health workers. I have also served as lead evaluator for the South Central Center for Public Health Preparedness and South Central Public Health Training Center for Tulane University.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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