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Critical Incident Stress Management: Assisting Individuals in Crisis and Group Crisis Intervention (ORA-005)

Description

This 3-day course combines ALL of the content of ICISF’s Assisting Individuals in Crisis & Group Crisis Intervention courses.  Crisis intervention is sometimes called “emotional first aid”. Designed to present the core elements of a comprehensive, systematic and multi-component crisis intervention curriculum, this course will prepare participants to understand a wide range of crisis intervention services for both the individual and for groups. 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

  • Psychological crisis and psychological crisis intervention
  • Resistance, resiliency, recovery continuum
  • Critical incident stress management
  • Evidence-based practice
  • Basic crisis communication techniques
  • Common psychological and behavioral crisis reactions
  • Putative and empirically-derived mechanisms
  • SAFER-Revised model
  • Suicide intervention
  • Relevant research findings
  • Large group crisis interventions
  • Small group crisis interventions
  • Adverse outcome associated with crisis intervention
  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
 
Details
Date(s)  Mon. Nov 14, 2022 0830-1700 
Tue. Nov 15, 2022 0830-1700 
Wed. Nov 16, 2022 0830-1700 
Location Chapel Hill Public Library
100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill NC 27514 
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Handicap Accessibility No
WiFi Access  
Offered By Orange County 
Primary Instructor TBD, To Be Determined 
Course Length  
Course Hours 21 
CEUs  
Award Credentials
Prerequisites
Equivalent Prerequisites

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