Resources for Psychological First Aid for School


The NDE and PFA-S provide video resources that cover topics such as an overview of PFA-S, its integration into the EOP, crisis delivery, and recovery. These resources promote resilience among students, staff, and families by emphasizing support and well-being during distress.

Field Operations Guide

PFA for Schools

PFA-S Time Frame for Response

Prevention, Preparedness, Response, Recovery

Video Resources

Provide Guidance & Support.

PFA-S Tip Sheet

Providing Support to Students & Staff

What Should We Say?

Words make a difference.

How to Talk About a Suicide

Suicide Appropriate Terminology

Writing Message Maps

27-9-3 messages

Sample Letters to Families

Messages for Families

Updated March 20, 2024 11:25am