Advanced Group Crisis Intervention - Virginia Beach, VA

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - Wednesday, September 16, 2020

8:30 AM-5:00 PM


The registration period has not yet opened for this event. Registration starts 6/15/2020.

Continuing Education
Contact Hours: Hours - 14
CEU: Credits - 1.4


ICISF's “Group Crisis Intervention” should be viewed as a prerequisite.



Designed to provide participants with the latest information on critical incident stress management techniques and post-trauma syndromes. At the conclusion of this course, participants will have been exposed to specific, proven strategies to intervene with those suffering the ill effects of their exposure to trauma. Emphasis will be on advanced defusings and debriefings in complex situations.

What You Will Learn
  • Relevant research finding
  • 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
  • Small group crisis support sessions after a disaster


Distress Statement

The content of these Crisis Response Training (CRT) workshops and/or presentations may include graphic or disturbing subject matter and maybe emotionally distressing to some participants. Participants are encouraged to leave the training at any point should they find the material excessively distressing. This curriculum is for educational and informational purposes only and should not be considered, or used as a substitute for, professional medical/psychological advice, diagnosis, and treatment.
**The K-LOVE/Air1 Pastoral Care members will be available to participants during the class to discuss any adverse reactions to the presentation, should this occur.


Virginia Beach Sheriffs Office
(Law Enforcement Training Academy)
411 Integrity Way
Virginia Beach, VA 23451

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Contact Information


CRC Main Office
Phone: 916-251-CARE (2273)



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