You can launch a support team in a number of ways, as described below:
- Watch all of the orientation videos on this page.
- Lead or attend your own support team orientation, using our written materials (see the handout for team members below).
- Refer to these resources:
If you’d prefer to have coaching assistance from the UAB Support Team Network in the Birmingham area, please email SupportTeams@uabmc.edu or call 205-934-1234.
For Video Instruction, Start Here
Each video is approximately 7-10 minutes long. Once you begin a video, click in the lower right corner of that video to watch it in full screen. If you have any problems with the videos, or you want to share a suggestion, comment, or compliment, scroll to the bottom of the page and use the reply section.
Support Team Orientation Video #1
Getting Started by Identifying Initial Needs (9 minutes).
Support Team Orientation Video #2
Offering Emotional Support (7 minutes).
Support Team Orientation Video #3
Offering Spiritual Support to Someone Whose Faith Is Different Than Your Own (9 minutes).
Support Team Orientation Video #4
Setting Boundaries for You and Other Team Members (7 minutes).