Calendar

Team Meetings

2nd Wednesday
of the odd months
6:00pm

Online via Zoom


2023

January 11

March 8

May 10

July 12

September 13

November 8


2024

January 10

March 13

May 8

July 10

September 11

November 13


Board Meetings

2nd Wednesday
of the even months
6:00pm

19 Crest Drive
Cromwell, CT 06416


2023

February 8

April 12

June 14

August 9

October 11

December 13


2024

February 14

April 10

June 12

August 14

October 9

December 11


Training

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ICISF Assisting Individuals in Crisis

CANCELED
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ICISF Group Crisis Intervention

To Be Announced

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Suicide Awareness – An Introduction for Crisis Responders

Instructor: Glenn Gemma

To Be Announced

Location: TBA

The CT Critical Incident Stress Management Team will be conducting courses designed and supported by the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF).

Class fee includes required course materials and ICISF certificate upon successful completion.

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Course Descriptions

ICISF Assisting Individuals in Crisis

2 day class - 8:00am to 4:30pm - $200
(CT OEMS approved for 13 CME hours.)

Entry level program designed to teach participants the fundamentals of, and specific protocol for individual crisis intervention. Highlights include topics such as psychological crisis and intervention, the Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) system, the SAFER-Revised model of intervention, suicide intervention, and more. It is designed for anyone who desires to increase their knowledge of individual (one-on-one) crisis intervention techniques in the fields of Emergency Services, Business and Industry, Education, Employee Assistance and others.

Maximum 20 attendees per course.


ICISF Group Crisis Intervention

2 day class - 8:00am to 4:30pm - $200
(CT OEMS approved for 14 CME hours.)

Class is designed to present the core elements of a comprehensive, systematic, and multi-component crisis intervention curriculum. Fundamentals of CISM will be outlined and knowledge and tools delivered to provide several group crisis interventions, specifically Defusings and Critical Incident Stress Debriefings. Highlights include incident assessment, strategic intervention planning, line of duty death interventions and more. This course is designed for those planning on being a part of a CISM Team in the fields of Emergency Services, Business and Industry, Education, Employee Assistance and others.

Maximum 20 attendees per course.


Suicide Awareness – An Introduction for Crisis Responders

1 day class - 8:00am to 4:30pm - $100

Class is designed to enable first responders to recognize and effectively intervene with suicidal individuals. Highlights include an overview of suicide, risk and recognition, strategies for responding to those considering suicide, referral skills and more.

Maximum 20 attendees per course.