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Crisis Intervention: Theory and Practical Skills

This course presents a basic crisis intervention model along with appropriate clinical presentations of persons in crisis in a variety of settings, e.g., loss, AIDS and HIV related, substance abuse, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and victimization. Topics include defining crisis, when crisis is a danger, ethical and professional considerations, and use of self in crisis counseling. Students learn about the theory and skills, mental health triage, cultural sensitivity, self-care, community resource information, referrals, and networking.

Note: Required for Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling. Letter grade required for CCAPP certification. Attendance at all class meetings required to receive credit.

Other Credit: BRN, BBS (MFT & LCSW): 21 CE Hrs.

Course Number: FPM-40345   Credit: 2 units in Family & Preventive Medicine

This course is part of the following Certificate Program(s):

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Date | Time | Location | Instructor | Textbook

Section ID Fee Status
10/15/16 - 10/29/16   + More Information In-class 118400 $290.00 Add to Cart