McSherry, MC, Tom

Tom McSherry, MC is the owner and President of Crisis Preparation and Recovery, Inc (CPR), a company that provides psychological assessments/interventions in hospitals, CISM services, trainings, mediation, executive coaching, disaster plan writing and organizational consultation. In the past 17 years, he has performed hundreds of individual and group CISM interventions and trainings, locally, nationally, and internationally for emergency services’ personnel, businesses, and voluntary organizations. He is a member of several police and fire CISM teams in the Phoenix metro area. He has worked with numerous emergency response agencies, schools, and hospitals to develop CISM teams. He has developed crisis response plans for various school districts and organizations. Tom has 25 years of experience in emergency disaster services; which he began as a firefighter/EMT. He has been involved in managing response and recovery efforts to national and international disasters for The Salvation Army for over 10 years. He is an adjunct instructor for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), a Master Trainer for Medic FirstAid and a trainer of 11 CISM courses. He holds a Masters of Counseling degree from the University of Phoenix and is a trained mediator.