Spiritual & Psychological First Aid - Thomasville, NC

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - Wednesday, August 5, 2020

8:30 AM-5:00 PM


The registration period has not yet opened for this event. Registration starts 5/5/2020.

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


Providing effective emotional and spiritual care to individuals, families, and communities following critical incidents and in times of crisis requires special training, skills and understanding of the unique role of the crisis responder. This course seeks to prepare front line helpers to meet the emotional and spiritual needs of survivors by providing a basic understanding of: the ministry of presence; connecting; basic assessment skills, appropriate intervention; and developing an ongoing care plan and referral.

What You Will Learn


  • Articulate an understanding of the ministry of presence and companioning.
  • Define the essential elements of connecting and communicating with people in crisis.
  • Demonstrate assessment skills for determining emotional and spiritual needs.
  • Demonstrate essential interventions to help stabilize people in crisis.
  • Link those served with existing community support services and develop a care plan.



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.


Davidson County Community College
297 DCCC Rd
Thomasville, NC 27360

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Contact Information


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



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