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Crisis Response Planning
Oct 17, 2017 (9 AM - 4 PM)
Price: 235.00 (regular rate)
Whitehorse, Yukon – Westmark Whitehorse Hotel & Conference Centre
Trainer: Nataschaa Chatterton, MA
About the trainer
Nataschaa Chatterton, MA
Nataschaa has a Masters in Conflict Analysis and Management and is a Somatic Experiencing Trauma Practitioner and Assistant. Her work has taken her into both the fields of Conflict Resolution and Trauma Therapy. Nataschaa has worked as a mediator, coach, facilitator and counselor...
This workshop is offered in partnership with Northern Institute of Social Justice, Yukon College.
To effectively respond to critical incidents (violence, suicide, tragedy, etc.), schools, communities and organizations need to plan ahead of time so they are prepared to respond to these unfortunate events. This training will focus on how to organize effectively and quickly at a time of high stress so that groups are better prepared to respond to the emotional needs of those affected by a critical incident. A key component of the training is review of a Crisis Response Checklist, an important tool when managing the complexities of a critical incident. Participants will leave the workshop with a clear understanding of how to implement their own crisis response team and plan for their specific environment.
Please note that for the purpose of this workshop, “crisis response” refers to the steps that are made after a critical incident. This is not a threat assessment or emergency preparedness workshop.
About This Workshop
- Definitions and Overview
- Spectrum of Critical Incidents
- Trauma – An Overview
- Crisis Response Team and Plan Development
- Crisis Response Checklist
- Organizing in Times of High Stress
- Media Relations
- High Risk Individuals
- Individual Debriefing
- Critical Incident Group Debriefing
- Evaluation and Debriefing
- Follow-up Assessments
- Trigger Events and Anniversaries
- How Suicide is Different
This is an intermediate level workshop intended for school personnel, social service and health care professionals, managers, human resource professionals and anyone seeking a better understanding of ways to respond to tragic events.
Method of Delivery
Lecture, case study review, video and small group discussion
At the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:
- Understand why crisis response planning is helpful.
- Describe a framework for team and plan development.
- Know how to organize an effective response after a critical incident.
- Identify what type of responses are most appropriate for the situation.
- Apply principals learned to their own environment.
Northern Institute of Social Justice, Yukon College
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You Will Receive
A spiral bound training manual and workshop certificate as well as morning and afternoon refreshments. Participants are on their own for lunch from noon to 1:00 PM, unless otherwise stated above. For livestream participants, you will receive a pdf copy of the manual.
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Continuing Education Credit
While many associations and licensing bodies accept CTRI workshops for continuing education credits, questions about approval should be directed to the specific association or licensing body for which you are requesting the credits. Credit hours: A two day workshops earns 12 continuing education hours and a one day workshop earns 6 hours. A certificate will be awarded upon the completion of the workshop.
The following associations have formally approved our workshops:
Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA)
Canadian Professional Counsellors Association (CPCA)
Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
Alberta College of Social Workers
*Category A Competency Credit
Vocational Rehabilitation Association of Canada (VRA Canada)
Association of Cooperative Counselling Therapists of Canada
Canadian Assessment, Vocational Evaluation & Work Adjustment Society (CAVEWAS)
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