Strategic Response to Crisis (SRC)- Instructor: Dr. Tina Brooks

Thursday, June 9, 2016 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Check in begins @ 8am
Friday, June 10, 2016 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Check in begins @ 8am

SRC Knowing what sequence of crisis intervention processes to use for which individuals or groups, at what times, and under what circumstances is crucial to all effective early intervention programs. The course will present essential information for the assessment of both crisis situations and the effects of critical incidents. Strategic planning and tactical decision making are emphasized, as are rationales for choosing one set of crisis intervention processes over another.

***This course requires previous training and experience. ICISF’s “Group Crisis Intervention” and “Individual Crisis Intervention and Peer Support” should be viewed as prerequisites.***

What You Will Learn:

Strategic planning as it applies to crisis intervention
National Incident Management System and crisis intervention
Elements of Effective Planning
Steps in Developing the Plan
Planning process in assessing target populations
Determining the type, timing and resources necessary
Assisting large numbers of people involved in a crisis
The most important crisis intervention tactics
Managing a complicated or large scale crisis event

Two-Day Course: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., 14 Contact Hours