CISM 2 Day In-Person Course

Critical Incident Stress Management - Group Crisis Intervention


AZPOST Approved (14 hours)

*Students will be required to attend both days to receive certificate


Presented by:

CISM Instructor Kelley Meshirer, Southern Arizona Community Liaison - 100 Club of Arizona


Dates: November 9th-10th, 2022

Time: 8:00AM-5:00PM Daily


Location: DPS Headquarters - West Classroom

(Parking is at DPS Headquarters building or along 21st Ave next to the building)

2010 W. Encanto Blvd.
Phoenix, AZ  85009

(In-Person Training)

About the Course

Course Description:

Designed to present the core elements of a comprehensive, systematic and multi-component crisis intervention curriculum, the Group Crisis Intervention course will prepare participants to understand a wide range of crisis intervention services. Fundamentals of Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) will be outlined and participants will leave with the knowledge and tools to provide several group crisis interventions, specifically demobilizations, defusings and the Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD). The need for appropriate follow-up services and referrals when necessary will also be discussed.

This course is designed for anyone in the fields of Business & Industry Crisis Intervention, Disaster Response, Education, Emergency Services, Employee Assistance, Healthcare, Homeland Security, Mental Health, Military, Spiritual Care, and Traumatic Stress.

Program Highlights:

·        Relevant research findings

·        Relevant recommendations for practice

·        Incident assessment

·        Strategic intervention planning

·        “Resistance, resilience, recovery” continuum

·        Large group crisis interventions

·        Small group crisis interventions

·        Adverse outcome associated with crisis intervention

·        Reducing risks

·        Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)

Cost: FREE per attendee


Space is limited to 40 attendees on first come, first serve basis!





About the Instructor

Kelley Meshirer

Kelley started her career in public relations and advertising in 1995, but later shifted into non-profit management, working with multiple organizations throughout the United States for the last 25 years.  She became introduced to the 100 Club of Arizona after her husband Michael was shot multiple times in the line of duty and survived. She is currently their Southern Community Liaison to the First Responder agencies in Southern Arizona. She oversees a number 100 Club’s state-wide programs including Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) training as an ICISF Instructor. When not spending time with her family or serving public safety communities, she teaches firearms safety with her husband as a certified firearms instructor and practices Krav Maga and Taekwondo.