Advanced Group Crisis Intervention
from June 22, 2017 8:00 am     .     June 23, 2017 5:00 pm
Advanced Group Crisis Intervention

June 22-23, 2017; 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Each Day

This Course is Closed to the Public
Designed to provide participants with the latest information on critical incident stress management techniques and post-trauma syndromes, the Advanced Group Crisis Intervention builds on the knowledge base which was obtained through the Group Crisis Intervention course. Emphasis will be on advanced defusings and debriefings in complex situations. This course is designed for EAP, human resources and public safety personnel, mental health professionals, chaplains, emergency medical services providers, firefighters, physicians, police officers, nurses, dispatchers, airline personnel and disaster workers who are already trained in the critical incident stress debriefing format. This course requires previous training and experience in ICISF’s “Group Crisis Intervention”. Course Highlights include Relevant research findings, Managing complex group oriented crisis interventions, Nature and importance of incident assessment, Strategic intervention planning, Comprehensive, integrated, systematic and multi-component CISM, Concepts of enhanced group processes, Significantly delayed interventions, “Multiple incident CISD”, Suicide of a colleague, and Small group crisis support sessions after a disaster.
Instructor Information: Chaplain Jim Crowley is the Executive Chaplain for Central Oregon Public Safety Chaplaincy (COPC) having served them full time for 15 years supporting over 2000 personnel. He has earned the International Conference of Police Chaplaincy (ICPC) Diplomat Chaplain Credential. He has an earned Master of Ministry Degree from Northwest Nazarene University. He is an Approved Instructor with the International Critical Incident and Stress Foundation (ICISF) and the International Conference of Police Chaplains (ICPC). Chaplain Crowley is a member of the Central Oregon Critical Incident Stress Management (COCISM) team. He serves on the Oregon State Police (OSP) Critical Incident and Response Team (CIRT) and the Oregon State Fire Marshalls Chaplain Response Team (OCRT). He serves as the Oregon Chapter Chaplain for Concerns Of Police Survivors (COPS). Chaplain Mike Dismore is the Assistant Chaplain with COPC, an ICISF Approved Instructor, and has an ICPC Master Chaplain Credential.