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  • Incident Command System (ICS)Incident Command System (ICS)

    Incident Command System (ICS)

    Be prepared! This guide describes the Incident Command System (ICS). ICS is a standardized management tool for meeting the demands of small or large emergency situations. It is a key feature of the National Incident Management System (NIMS).

    • Alternative Dispute ResolutionAlternative Dispute Resolution

      Alternative Dispute Resolution

      Workplace conflict can negatively impact a company and its employees. Discover how Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) can help settle workplace disputes quickly and efficiently before problems escalate.

      • Introduction to workplace conflict
      • Types and benefits of ADR
      • Alternative discipline practices
      • Helpful ADR resources
    • Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Standards for Juvenile FacilitiesPrison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Standards for Juvenile Facilities

      Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Standards for Juvenile Facilities

      This guide presents the PREA standards that apply to juvenile facilities - what the personnel must do to prevent, detect and respond to sexual abuse and sexual harassment. It is designed for all employees, contractors and volunteers who interact with juvenile residents.

      • PREA definitions of sexual abuse and sexual
      • harassment
      • Personnel's responsibilities according to the PREA requirements
    • Managing Workplace Stress and ConflictManaging Workplace Stress and Conflict

      Managing Workplace Stress and Conflict

      Workplace stress and conflict can have a negative impact on any company. Employers to employees must learn how to manage their work-related stress and conflicts so that they can perform at their best.

      • Common causes of workplace stress and conflict
      • Tips for controlling your emotions
      • Helpful exercises to control the effects of stress and conflict
    • What Matters Most to You? A Guide to Implementing a Personalized Health ApproachWhat Matters Most to You? A Guide to Implementing a Personalized Health Approach

      What Matters Most to You? A Guide to Implementing a Personalized Health Approach

      This resource from the VA Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation introduces the Components of Proactive Health and Well-Being. It will help guide the conversation when exploring the Veteran’s health vision and goals.

      • MyStory: personal health inventory
      • The 8 areas of self-care
      • Identifying and supporting the Veteran's goals
    • Emergency Preparedness for Pet OwnersEmergency Preparedness for Pet Owners

      Emergency Preparedness for Pet Owners

      Prepare your pets for any emergency with the helpful tips in this guide. From evacuation to returning home, learn how to keep your pets as safe as any other member of your family.

      • Evacuation tips
      • Pet IDs and microchips
      • Preparing your pet's emergency supply kit
      • Tips on how to act during an emergency
    • USAF Fatigue ManagementUSAF Fatigue Management

      USAF Fatigue Management

      This eGuide gives Airmen tips to recognize and handle fatigue and get the amount of sleep they need. This will help them to be more productive and safe when performing a vital operational mission.

      • Are you at risk for fatigue?
      • Managing fatigue
      • Tips to handle unavoidable sleep loss
    • Managing Your StressManaging Your Stress

      Managing Your Stress

      The information and exercises in this eGuide will help you better understand stress and give you tips and tools to maintain a good balance of stress in your life. Learn about 10 important stress management methods that will improve your quality of life.

      • Relaxation through spiritual and physical exercise
      • Breathing techniques
      • Stress at work
    • Navy Command Pass Coordinator (CPC)Navy Command Pass Coordinator (CPC)

      Navy Command Pass Coordinator (CPC)

      • Healthy 10-minute LunchesHealthy 10-minute Lunches

        Healthy 10-minute Lunches

        Add flavor and variety to your lunch recipe repertoire with the healthy and easy-to-prepare dishes in this eGuide.

      • Coping with Fatigue for New ParentsCoping with Fatigue for New Parents

        Coping with Fatigue for New Parents

        What's a sleep-deprived parent to do?

        • This eGuide provides tips and solutions to help you and your partner get enough sleep and cope with the fatigue of new parenthood.
      • Smart Riding for Military PersonnelSmart Riding for Military Personnel

        Smart Riding for Military Personnel

        This guide provides all Service members with practical information on becoming smart riders and helps increase their chances of avoiding injury or death.

        • Key statistics on motorcycle injuries
        • Why you need training
        • Defensive riding essential skills
        • Personal protective equipment (PPE)
      • TAPS - Education Support ServicesTAPS - Education Support Services

        TAPS - Education Support Services

        After losing a loved one, making decisions concerning the future of your family is difficult. Understand the type of education options and financial support available exclusively to survivors to help smooth the path to higher education.

        • Federal, state and community education benefits
        • Service-specific benefits
        • College advice for surviving spouses
      • TAPS - Children's Grief GuideTAPS - Children's Grief Guide

        TAPS - Children's Grief Guide

        The death of a family member will have a lifelong impact on children. This guide can help you understand how grief affects children, and offers ways to help children through the grieving process.

        • Challenges for Military Children
        • Coping Strategies
        • Talking to Children
      • School-age SicknessesSchool-age Sicknesses

        School-age Sicknesses

        School is a great place to learn, socialize and catch childhood diseases. Get the facts on the most common illnesses that affect school-age kids and how to deal with them.

        • How illnesses are spread
        • Common viruses and infections
        • Guide to rashes
        • Tips to stop the spread
      • DoD HFACS 7.0 ChecklistDoD HFACS 7.0 Checklist

        DoD HFACS 7.0 Checklist

        Human error remains the leading cause of Navy and Marine mishaps. Designed for Mishap Investigators, this guide helps them learn about the Human Factors Analysis and Classification System (HFACS), a tool that determines potential hazards and detects human error trends.

        • How It Works
        • Preconditions
        • Supervision
        • Organization influence
      • Secondhand DrinkingSecondhand Drinking

        Secondhand Drinking

        Millions of Americans are affected by secondhand drinking (SHD). This guide covers the causes and consequences of SHD, and proposes solutions, coping strategies and ways to heal.

        • SHD defined
        • Brain networks and their connection to SHD
        • Direct and indirect SHD
        • How to protect yourself from the impacts of SHD
      • VA Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood PartnershipsVA Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships

        VA Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships

        The VA Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships (CFBNP) works with faith-based, nonprofit and community/neighborhood organizations to inform them of the programs and services VA has available for Veterans and their families. In this guide, you will learn about:

        • Ways of helping
        • Volunteering with VA
        • Veterans/Military Ministry
        • Resources
      • Quick Chicken ChoicesQuick Chicken Choices

        Quick Chicken Choices

        Chicken dishes are popular all over the world. From curries to pastas and burgers, chicken is an international hit. It is easy to prepare, spice and flavor, and delicious, whether eaten hot or cold.

        • Chicken salads
        • Grilled chicken
        • Chicken soup
        • International flavors
      • Crisis Intervention and Recovering from Traumatic StressCrisis Intervention and Recovering from Traumatic Stress

        Crisis Intervention and Recovering from Traumatic Stress

        This eGuide was developed as a reference tool for wildland fire community members experiencing the symptoms of a traumatic stress reaction. It can help you develop a working strategy for managing traumatic stress.

        • The symptoms of critical incident stress
        • Mindfulness, active coping and anger management
        • Crisis intervention and communication
        • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
      • Earthquake PreparednessEarthquake Preparedness

        Earthquake Preparedness

        An earthquake can strike quickly and with little or no warning. This guide offers emergency plans for protecting yourself and your loved ones before, during and after an earthquake.

        • Earthquake hazards
        • Disaster supply kit
        • Mental effects
      • Spiritual WellnessSpiritual Wellness

        Spiritual Wellness

        Spirituality is an important part of your total wellness. This guide helps you to understand and explore the spiritual side of your life as part of a total well-being package.

        • Four dimensions of total well-being
        • How to develop spiritual wellness
        • 13 C's of spiritual wellness
        • Key concepts of spiritual well-being
      • Stress Control and ResilienceStress Control and Resilience

        Stress Control and Resilience

        This guide was developed as a quick reference tool for wildland fire community members to develop stress-control skills and resilience. It can also be used to help coworkers overcome difficulties that could potentially become disabling.

        • Resilience and fatigue
        • Nutrition and total well-being
        • Stress control
      • Your Personal Wellness CoachYour Personal Wellness Coach

        Your Personal Wellness Coach

        Let this eGuide be your personal coach. Enhance your overall fitness, endurance and quality of life. Increase your fitness level. Eat nutritiously. Learn how to manage your stress. Changing your behavior may even help you quit smoking!

        • Motivational tips
        • SMART Goals
        • Strategies for success
        • Five stages of change