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february, 2017

4feb - 11All DayAssisting Individuals in Crisis

7feb - 9All DayAssisting Individuals in Crisis & Group Crisis Intervention (GRIN)

8feb - 10All DayAssisting Individuals in Crisis & Group Crisis Intervention (GRIN)

9feb - 12All DayAtlanta Regional Training

10feb - 11All DayAdvanced Individual Crisis Intervention & Peer Support

10feb - 11All DayGroup Crisis Intervention

13feb - 15All DayAssisting Individuals in Crisis and Group Crisis Intervention (GRIN)

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ICISF Regional Trainings

29jun - 2julAll DaySan Francisco Regional Training

27jul - 30All DayHouston Regional Training

24aug - 27All DaySeattle Regional Training

14sep - 17All DayIndianapolis Regional Training

28sep - 1octAll DayOrlando Regional Training

12oct - 15All DayColumbia, MD Regional Training

7dec - 10All DaySan Diego Regional Training

ICISF Online Courses

3aprAll DaySuicide Awareness: An Introduction for Crisis Responders - Online Course

22may - 9junAll DayCISM Practical Review and Update - Online Course

10julAll DaySuicide Awareness: An Introduction for Crisis Responders - Online Course

9octAll DaySuicide Awareness: An Introduction for Crisis Responders - Online Course

Suicide Awareness April 2017 Course

Registration Open!

Course Description:

The course is designed to increase awareness of suicide, and equip participants with information and basic skills to respond to a person considering suicide. Discussions, demonstrations, and scenarios are used to facilitate learning via modules designed for this new method of delivering this important training. This is an entry-level course suitable for anyone, especially people without formal mental health training.

Presenter Bio:

Welzant, PsyD, Victor
Victor Welzant, PsyD, is the Director of Education and Training and past member of the Board of Directors of the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation, based in Ellicott City, MD. Victor previously served as Director of Acute Trauma Services for the Sheppard Pratt Health System and as a consultant to the State of Maryland, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in the area of disaster behavioral health. Victor maintains a private consulting and clinical practice in Towson MD, where he specializes in the treatment of Trauma and Stress related conditions, organizational training, and program development. Victor is the Clinical Director for the Anne Arundel Fire Dept. Critical Incident Stress Management team in MD, as well as a supervisor for the Sheppard Pratt Health Care CISM team development. He is a consultant to the Harford County Maryland Sheriff’s Department’s Crisis Negotiation, and Peer Support teams and serves on the adjunct faculty of Towson University in Psychology, Nursing, and Homeland Security. Victor currently serves on the editorial board of the International Journal of Emergency Mental Health. Victor lectures and consults internationally on the topics Crisis Intervention, Critical Incident Stress Management, Suicide, Disaster Behavioral Health and the impact and treatment of trauma.

This two week self-paced online course will run April 3 – 14, 2017.

Orientation will open March 27, 2017.

7 CE Credits for APA (pending); 7 PDHs for EAPs; 7 Contact Hours for NAADAC (pending); 0.7 General CEUs from UMBC
$250.00 for ICISF members; $295.00 for non-members.  Registration fees are non-refundable.

Please note that this online course is taught through BlackBoard.  It is important that you know your computer.

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