This training supports the role(s) of: Care Officer
This course is designed to present the core elements of a comprehensive, systematic and multi-component crisis intervention curriculum. This two day course prepares participants to understand a wide range of crisis support services, on-scene support services, crisis intervention for individuals, demobilizations after large scale traumatic incidents, small group defusings and the group crisis intervention known as Critical Incident Stress Debriefing. This course specifically prepares participants to provide several of these interventions, specifically demobilizations, defusings, crisis management briefings, and Critical Incident Stress Debriefings, (CISD). The need for appropriate follow up services and referrals when necessary is also described. This is a 14 contact hour, two day class.