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Critical Incident Stress Management - Assisting Individuals in Crisis (MHW003)

This 2-day course has the content of ICISF’s Assisting Individuals in Crisis Intervention.  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 the fundamentals and specific protocol crisis intervention services for the individual. The need for appropriate follow-up services and referrals when necessary will also be discussed. 

This course is designed for anyone that wants to increase knowledge of one-on-one crisis intervention 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
Date(s)  Mon. May 24, 2021 0800 - 1700 
Tue. May 25, 2021 0800 - 1700 
Location To Be Determined
Wilmington NC 
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Handicap Accessibility No
WiFi Access  
Offered By Southeastern Healthcare Preparedness Region 
Primary Instructor Burns, William 
Course Length 2 days 
Course Hours 16 
Maximum Participants 25
# Open Seats 23
# on Wait List 7

Offering Specific Information

- There is a charge to cover class expenses, lunches will be provided. The link for payment is:

- You will be waitlisted until payment is received.  Once payment is received, you will be placed in the class.  

- Once the location is determined, you will be notified.  

- The sister class to this offering, Critical Incident Stress Management - Group Crisis Intervention (MHW004), can be found here:

- Due to limited class size, we are limiting the number of participants per agency to three at this time, we will waitlist others and open the last two weeks before to class to the waitlist if space remains.   |   |  HelpDesk: 919-825-2574   |  Email TERMS Helpdesk