What do you think it takes to be a qualitatively effective Disaster Mental Health responder?
1. What kinds of character traits and skills seem necessary?
2. What kinds of character traits and even skill sets might present barriers to being effective?
3. Now, consider if you were in this role. What traits or skills do you think you possess that would be helpful in it? Or, for what role do you see yourself better suited? Do you feel that there would be certain aspects of that role that might be especially challenging for you personally?
*Please respond to all of the prompts.
*Please put a lot of effort into this, as it is actually one of two reflections for which we will be graded. This post will require more intensive consideration, effort, and even research. Please include references at the end in APA Style.