CISM: Group and Individual/Peer Support Training (GRIN)

In-Person Training



Presented by ICISF Instructor Tom McSherry, MC



Dates: March 15-17, 2022

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

Location: Gilbert Public Safety Training

6860 S. Power Rd.

Gilbert, AZ



About the Course

This 3-day International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF) course combines ALL of the content of the 2 day CISM: Group Intervention and the 2 day Assisting Individuals in Crisis courses.

You will learn about:

  • How the brain functions under stress
  • Various types of stress
  • Signs and symptoms of distress and dysfunction
  • Psychological reactions to crisis
  • Burnout
  • Principles of crisis intervention
  • Resiliency and stress management
  • Mechanisms of action and peer support skills
  • SAFER protocol for individual crisis intervention
  • Small group interventions - Critical Incident Stress Debriefings, Defusings
  • Large group interventions – Crisis Management Briefings, R.I.T.S.
  • Respite centers and on scene support
  • Follow-up/referrals
  • Strategic Planning
  • Taking care of the caregiver

Cost: Free!

Sponsored by 100 Club of Arizona

Space is Limited

To register please contact: McKay Lauritzen

Work cell: (480) 407-9540