Building & Maintaining a CISM Team

  • Building & Maintaining a CISM Team (BMT)

    One-Day Course: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Critical Incident Stress Management teams are a vital part of any agency or organization. This team will respond to small or large incidents that can cause significant stress. However, building and maintaining a team can be a challenging task. In this class we will discuss the different steps in starting a team from the ground up and how to revitalize and maintain a current team.

                      Where do you start? How do you proceed? Who are the decision makers? Where do we get funds for the team? Questions like these can be overwhelming and difficult to muddle through. In this one-day class we will address these and other questions to help solidify a team. Be prepared to come and work in open discussions; laptop and/or smartphone not required, but advisable.

    What you will learn:

    • Identify potential leaders for a team
    • Identify agencies that will be served or collaborated with
    • Tactics and techniques to start and maintain a CISM team


    6 Contact Hours