HM540 Crisis Intervention Presentation to City Council
Unit6 Assignment #2 POWER POINT
Crisis Intervention Presentation to City Council
You are the director of the Office of Emergency Management in Pleasantville City, U.S., and the mayor has requested that you present on community resilience and trauma at the next council meeting. The mayor is concerned about community resilience and wants to ensure that the city officials understand the importance of and how to develop a community that is more resilient to disasters. This is a critical presentation because the mayor is requesting an increase in funds to support crisis intervention programs in the community.
Your presentation should:
- Describe community disaster resilience and the factors related to coping with trauma and disasters.
- Demonstrate how the factors impact the development and maintenance of a disaster resilient community.
- Analyze the traumatic impacts a disaster can have on a community.
- Describe the resilience strategies that can be used in communities.
- Provide the council with an example of a community that has integrated crisis intervention strategies to strengthen their community’s resilience.
- Recommend innovative solutions to your council members to make the community more disaster resilient from crisis to reduce the effects of trauma on its citizens.
This presentation should be 15–20 slides (excluding title slide and reference slide).
Note: This assignment will require outside research. Use at least two credible sources beyond the text material and discuss how you evaluated the credibility of the resources used. You may consult the Library, the internet, the textbook, other course material, and any other outside resources in supporting your task, using proper citations in APA style.
*Citations can be placed in the Speaker notes, but you must have speaker notes
*It can be based off a city you know (but fictional), not many pictures and graphics
*Pretend you are submitting to city council