Crisis Awareness, Intervention, and De-escalation Training
for Tribal Partners. October 19 – 20, 2017 | Albuquerque, NM. Training hosted by Isleta Pueblo Police Department and National Criminal Justice Training Center.
“Examine common issues faced by law enforcement and service providers when encountering a person with mental illness in crisis. Review methods to prevent or intervene in a crisis situation in which mental illness is a factor, including de-escalation and communication techniques. Identify presenting symptoms of various types of mental health disorders including mood disorders, psychotic disorders, borderline personality disorders, and anxiety disorders. Explore basic methods of assessing presence of suicidal intention and three alternative intervention strategies. Discuss the lifelong impact that trauma has on individuals such as veterans, abused and neglected children, and domestic violence survivors. Review trauma-informed care approaches.”
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