Critical Incident Stress Management Training (CISM) 9.30-10.2.20

September 30, 2020 to October 2, 2020

The goal of the Critical Incident Stress Management Training course is to present the core elements of a comprehensive, systematic, and multi-component crisis intervention curriculum. This three-day course prepares participants to understand a wide range of crisis intervention services including Group and Individual Crisis Intervention techniques. The need for appropriate follow up services and referrals when necessary is also described. This course will prepare you to provide support to individuals and groups following exposure to adverse events in the work place.

Target Audience

The audience for this class includes: all departments of hospital staff with the compassion and empathy to support their colleagues with workplace related adverse events.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course the participants should be able to:

  • List common critical incident stress signs and symptoms of distress including physical, emotional, behavioral, spiritual, and cognitive.
  • Define and describe in detail the CISM group processes of on scene support, one-on-one support, crisis management briefing, defusing, and CISD debriefings.
  • Demonstrate individual and group crisis intervention techniques.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 27.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 27.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 27.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/17/2019
Course expires: 
11/30/2020
Event starts: 
09/30/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
10/02/2020 - 6:00pm

 

 

 

Virtual
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
United States

 Jeffrey D. Magill, MS-Approved Instructor for ICISF, Emergency Management Coordinator Manager, Crisis Training Institute Manager, ASAP Staff Support Team

Erica Diethorn - Approved Instructor for ICISF,   Psychiatric Emergency Nurse,  UPMC MERCY Hospital  Coordinator, UPMC Mercy ASAP/Peer CISM Team

 

Faculty Disclosure 

No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any proprietary entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose. 

 

 

 

 

Accreditation and credit designation 

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

Physician (CME) 

The University of Pittsburgh School designates this live activity for a maximum of 27.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nursing (CNE) 

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 27.0 contact hours. 

Other Healthcare Professionals 

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity. 

Available Credit

  • 27.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 27.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 27.00 Attendance
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