Critical Incident Stress Management Training

Assisting Individuals In Crisis and Group Crisis Intervention

Date: October 10-12, 2018; 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Location: North Charleston City Hall: 2500 City Hall Lane North Charleston, SC 29406

Registration: click here - deadline to register is September 25th

Early bird registration fee: before September 14th: $225 ($50 discount for first responders)

After the 14th fee: $275 ($50 discount for first responders)

About the course:

This three day course will be taught by Chaplain Fuzzy Lake, ICISF Trainer. The course combines all of the content of ICISF's Assisting Individuals in Crisis & Group Crisis Intervention courses. Crisis Intervention is a specialized acute emergency mental health intervention which requires specialized training. This course is designed for anyone in the fields of Business and Industry Crisis Intervention, Disaster Response, Education, Emergency Services, Employee Assistance, Heathcare, Homeland Security, Mental Health, Military, Spiritual Care, and Traumatic Stress. 

Program highlights:

  • Psychological crisis and psychological crisis intervention

  • Resistance, resiliency, recovery continuum

  • Critical Incident Stress Management

  • Evidence-based practice

  • Basic crisis communication techniques

  • Common psychological and behavioral crisis reactions

  • Putative and emprically-derived mechanisms

  • SAFER-Revised model

  • Suicide intervention

  • Relevant research findings

  • Large group crisis interventions

  • Small group crisis interventions

  • Adverse outcome associated with crisis intervention

  • Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)

Completion of "Individual Crisis Intervention and Peer Support" & "Group Crisis Intervention" and receipt of a certificate indicating full attendace (27 contact hours) qualifies as two CORE classes in ICISF's Certificate of Specialized Training.

For questions please contact Caitlin Anderson at or 843.724.1212