CISM 2 Day In-Person Course
Critical Incident Stress Management - Group Crisis Intervention
ABOUT THE TRAINING
AZPOST Approved (14 hours)
*Students will be required to attend both days to receive certificate
CISM Instructor Kelley Meshirer, Southern Arizona Community Liaison - 100 Club of Arizona
Dates: November 14th - 15th, 2022
Time: 8:00AM-5:00PM Daily
Location: Tucson Police Department Substation
1100 S. Alvernon
Tucson, AZ 85711
About the Course
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.
· 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!
CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED.
CISM Training - Group (Tucson)
About the Instructor
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.