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Strategic Response to Crisis- 2 Day Training

There are two prerequisite courses, "Assisting Individuals in Crisis" and "Group Crisis Intervention", which would have been taught by ICISF-approved instructors.

Father's House

Four Square Church

2100 Ramona Road

Atascadero, CA  93422

Approved for 14 CE's


General Registration

8am – 8:30am

Welcome, intro remarks, course overview

8:30am – 9:40am

Section 1: Core Concepts: Strategic Planning

9:50am – 10:40am

Section 2: Strategic Planning in CISM

10:50am –  11:40pm


11:40 pm – 1:10pm

Section 3:  Key Steps in Planning

1:10 pm –  2pm

Section 4:  Assessments

2:10pm –  3pm

Section 4:  Assessment Exercises

3:50 pm –  4pm

Section 5:  Incident Command System


Day 2

Section 6:  Planning the Crisis Intervention

8:30am – 9:40am

Section 6:  Exercise: Refining the Targets

9:50am – 10:40am

Section 7:  Applying Tactical Components

10:50am – 11:40am


11:40am – 1:10pm

Section 7:  Exercise: Timing and Theme Components

1:10pm -2pm

Section 7:  Exercise: Teams & Resource

2:10pm –  3pm

Section 8:  Final Integrative Course Exercises

3pm – 4pm

Post Deployment Evaluation

4pm –5pm

Q & A



California Psychological Association (CPA) is co-sponsoring with Central Coast Psychological Association (CCPA). CPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists and recognized by the BBS to offer CE credit for its licensees.  CPA maintains responsibility for this program and its contents.

Important Notice: Those who attend the workshop and complete the CPA evaluation form will receive 14 continuing education credits. Please note that APA CE rules require that we only give credit to those who attend the entire workshop. Those arriving more than 15 minutes after the start time or leaving before the workshop is completed will not receive CE credits.

Earlier Event: October 27
Members Dine Out - SLO
Later Event: November 11
CCPA Board Meeting