2018 Courses of Instruction

PEER SUPPORT (INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP CRISIS INTERVENTION)

  • August 27-30, 2018

Prerequisite: None

Course Description: This course will present the core elements of a comprehensive, systematic and multi-component crisis intervention curriculum. This 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 peer support and group crisis interventions.  The need for appropriate follow-up services and referrals when necessary will also be discussed.

Who Should Attend:This course is designed for anyone in the field of Business and Industry Crisis Intervention, Disaster Response, Education, Emergency Services, Employee Assistance, Healthcare, Homeland Security, Mental Health, Military, Spiritual Care, and Traumatic Stress.

Tuition/Registration Fees: Registration fees are due by the first day of class.  If fees are not paid in full prior to completion of class, certificates and continuing education hours will not be issued unless payment is received.

Registration for this class must be completed by July 13, 2018

Cost:

  • $400 - tuition, meals, and lodging
  • $250 - tuition and meals

Continuing Education Hours:

  • 27 (total) hours of Interpersonal Perspectives
  • 8 hours of Well-being and mental health awareness

Mineral Area College Credit:

  • None
Coordinator:
  • Sergeant Trois Maloney
  • 573-751-9946
Coordinator:
  • Jeanette Ford
  • 573-751-3626 or jeanette.ford@mshp.dps.mo.gov

Application For Training