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CE Type: 
SW
IACET
# of CE's: 
5.0
0.5 IACET CE's

Individuals will identify the behavioral levels that contribute to the development of a crisis and choose appropriate staff intervention for each level; identify useful non-verbal techniques in the prevention of acting out behavior; develop crisis intervention and verbal de-escalation skills; demonstrate principles of personal safety to avoid injury if behavior escalates to a physical level; use a model for action after an incident that will bring about necessary closure, debriefing, and re-establishment of a therapeutic relationship with the individuals involved.

Learning Objectives: 

• Identify the behavioral levels that contribute to the development of a crisis and choose appropriate staff intervention for each level.
• Identify useful non-verbal techniques in the prevention of acting out behavior.
• Develop crisis intervention and verbal de-escalation skills.
• Demonstrate principles of personal safety to avoid injury if behavior escalates to a physical level.
• Use a model for action after an incident that will bring about necessary closure, debriefing, and re-establishment of a therapeutic relationship with the individuals involved.

Intended Audience: 

Behavioral Health Staff

Instructional Level: 

Introductory

Completion Requirements: 

Participants must attend entire session, participate in all activities, and submit an evaluation within 7 days of training to receive credits and a certificate. Certificates of Attendance will be award upon completion of the course survey. All CEUcertificates will be emailed to participants within 30 business days of training.

Note: This training does not provide CPI trainer certification.

Credit Statements: 

BHTEN is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.
As an IACET Accredited Provider, BHTEN offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.  BHTEN is authorized by IACET to offer CEUs for this program.
( 0.5 CEU = 5 Training Hours)

5.0 SW credit hours awarded.  This program is co-sponsored by Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research.  As a CSWE accredited program, the Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research at Bryn Mawr College is an approved provider of continuing education for social workers, professional counselors, and marriage and family therapists in Pennsylvania and many other states