Friday, June 19 (8:30 AM - 5:00 PM) & Saturday, June 20 (8:30 PM - 5:00 PM)
You must attend all sessions (Friday & Saturday) to receive certification
Pre-Registration is required and will close on Friday, May 29th at midnight.
Law Enforcement Perspectives for CISM Enhancement - Co-Sponsored by the San Diego County CISM Team
This training is certified by the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation www.icisf.org. Church members, chaplains, counselors, mental health professionals and pastors all benefit from these practical guidelines and strategies for people-care in times of need.
Learn to identify, understand, and work with the "Blue Wall of Silence" in the law enforcement community. Designed to provide insight and understanding of the different types of stress in law enforcement culture form a systems perspective emphasis, this course will provide practical "back pocket skills" in providing crisis intervention services to law enforcement organizations and individual personnel crisis.
The LE Perspectives course is intended for law enforcement officers, their families, mental health professionals, chaplains, and organizations that interact within the law enforcement community. It is an excellent course for CISM teams and team members who would want to enhance their understanding of the differences in the law enforcement culture as compared to other first responder cultures.
- Community perceptions of the Law Enforcement Profession
- Differentiated Model of oppression in capitalistic systems
- System dysfunctions in the LE culture
- Special needs and considerations when providing CMB group interventions
- Stress areas of a LE officer in crisis
- Specific stress areas to the LE officer culture
- Healthy coping mechanisms and resiliency
- Protective factors in LE culture
- Specific tactical interventions to a suicide of a LE officer or a line-of-duty death
- Addictions and CISM response psychological/emotional perceptions following an officer involved shooting
Instructor: Mickey Stonier, PhD Certified Crisis Services Specialist
$45 Early Bird Price until May 29th
$55 Regular Price after May 29th
San Diego County CISM Team: www.SanDiegoCISMTeam.org
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