Wood County Current Events

Crisis Intervention Partners Training
Posted 5/9/2017 by dschmutzer@co.wood.wi.us
Wood County Human Services – Crisis/Legal Services is hosting Crisis Intervention Partners (CIP) training. This is a two-day 16-hour free training designed for wide ranging audiences who are interested in better understanding and improving interactions with people who experience mental health crises. CIP is designed for and dedicated to individuals who work in professions related to crisis services (i.e. corrections officers, EMS personnel, fire fighters, social workers, community crisis intervention oriented, or educators, hospital and emergency room personnel, etc.).

When/Where:
•June 19-20, 2017 8am-4pm MSTC in Wisconsin Rapids, 500 32nd Street N, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
•June 26-27, 2017 8am-4pm Wildwood Station, 1800 S. Roddis Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449

Register by June 12, 2017

Program Learning Goals for CIP
1.Basic education on human development & the impact of trauma.
2.Presentation & discussion with person living with mental illness.
3.Education on safe, effective, crisis de-escalation and active listening skills.
4.Self-care, building support networks, and resiliency.
5.Interactive role-plays on crisis de-escalation with feedback from trainers.
6.Auditory hallucination (hearing voices) simulations.
7.QPR-Suicide Prevention.

See link for a registration form.