Prescriptive and unique, Emotional First Aid is essential reading for anyone looking to become more resilient, build self-esteem, and let go of the hurts and hang-ups that are holding them back.
We all sustain emotional wounds. Failure, guilt, rejection, and loss are as much a part of life as the occasional scraped elbow. But while we typically bandage a cut or ice a sprained ankle, our first aid kit for emotional injuries is...
Approved by American Environmental Health and Safety & American CPR Training, this program is the most current and expansive video resource of its kind, featuring the NEW American standards in basic lifesaving skills as set out in the latest Emergency Cardiac Care Guidelines, 2010. Viewers will learn techniques such as Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and how to deal with airway obstructions in choking situations. These important skills are
From performing CPR on an adult, child, or infant to dealing with bleeding and shock, cuts and broken bones, heart attacks, emergency childbirth, poisoning, drowning, scuba diving mishaps, wilderness survival, and natural disasters such as tornadoes, wildfires, floods, and earthquakes...this guide helps you quickly find the information you need to develop a plan of action for assessing and treating all kinds of first aid and survival emergencies.
Presents simple text and photographs introducing young readers to the types of equipment EMTs use, such as a defibrillator, a gurney, and an oxygen mask. Includes photographs, games and quizzes, and a glossary.
First, call 911. This program shows viewers how to respond to common medical emergencies while waiting for professional help to arrive. With demonstrations and commentary from an experienced paramedic throughout, each section describes trauma situations or symptoms of distress and the best way to address them. The video also includes relevant advice on topics such as giving yourself the Heimlich maneuver, using an epi-pen on someone having an allergic...
A complete, step-by-step guide to preparing yourself and your community to aid first responders during a disaster situation Nothing brings out the best in neighbors more than facing a catastrophe together. But don't wait till the disaster is upon you. This book shows how you can work together today to protect the lives and homes of all the families in your neighborhood tomorrow. With guidance on how you can take a leadership role, this