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 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
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)