Compassion Fatigue

Compassion fatigue is known to professionals by many names – secondary victimization, secondary traumatic stress disorder, vicarious traumatization. It is, simply expressed, a byproduct of care giving. The more intense and personal care given, the more vulnerable the care giver is to compassion fatigue. Professionals who work with severely traumatized individuals are at high risk. Family and friends of trauma … Read More

CISM: When Disaster Strikes: Linking Emergency Management with Stress Management

Requesting This Course: For information on requesting this course for your organization through our Speakers Bureau program, please contact Millie Morehouse at [email protected]sf.org. To check if this course is being offered by an Approved Instructor, search our Event Calendar. Course Description: The role of CISM Teams deployed to disaster areas needs to be aligned with the individuals and organizations who have … Read More

CISM Application with Children

Requesting This Course: This course is being offered at the following upcoming Regional Training. Click on the city name for further information and registration: San Diego, CA For information on requesting this course for your organization through our Speakers Bureau program, please contact Millie Morehouse at [email protected] To check if this course is being offered by an Approved Instructor, search our Event … Read More

Building Skills for Crisis Intervention Teams

Requesting This Course: This course is being offered at the following upcoming Regional Training. Click on the city name for further information and registration: Houston TX For information on requesting this course for your organization through our Speakers Bureau program, please contact Millie Morehouse at [email protected] To check if this course is being offered by an Approved Instructor, search our Event Calendar. … Read More

Best Training Practices for the CISM Instructor

Requesting This Course: This course is being offered at the following upcoming Regional Training. Click on the city name for further information and registration: Chicago, IL, Houston, TX,  Regina SK. For information on requesting this course for your organization through our Speakers Bureau program, please contact Millie Morehouse at [email protected] To check if this course is being offered by an Approved Instructor, search … Read More

Behavioral Emergencies: Survival Strategies for Emergency Services and Counselors

Requesting This Course: For information on requesting this course for your organization through our Speakers Bureau program, please contact Millie Morehouse at [email protected] Course Description: The call has been logged. Your unit has been dispatched. As you perform your duty to respond, are you safe? Behavioral emergencies are critical incidents in which the nature of the incident itself poses the … Read More

Assaulted Staff Action Program(ASAP): Coping with the Psychological Aftermath of Violence

Requesting This Course: For information on requesting this course for your organization through our Speakers Bureau program, please contact Millie Morehouse at [email protected] Course Description: ASAP is a powerful Critical Incident Stress Management intervention (CISM) to assist persons who are victims of violence and/or who witness violence happening to others. ASAP helps these victims to cope with the psychological aftermath … Read More

Advanced Group Crisis Intervention

Requesting This Course:  For information on requesting this course for your organization through our Speakers Bureau program, please contact Millie Morehouse at [email protected] To check if this course is being offered by an Approved Instructor, search our Event Calendar. Course Description: Designed to provide participants with the latest information on critical incident stress management techniques and post-trauma syndromes, the Advanced … Read More