|Community Meeting in Karen Community in St.. Paul March 2014
Setting Up a Mental Health Crisis Prevention Program in Your Community
Do you want to start a program to recognize, prevent, manage and de-escalate mental health crisis in your organization
No matter where you are located we can provide assistance,
trainings and resources to help you and your organization start and manage a successful Community Mental Health
Crisis Prevention Program.
Elements of a program to assist your
organization or community in setting up their own Community Crisis Program include:
development for systems change in your organization or community.
Working on cultural inclusion and cultural
responsiveness from the beginning
Talking "with" people with mental illness not "about"
people with mental illness.
Community collaborations between:
Advocates/People with Mental Illness
Developing a strategic
plan for establishing a Crisis Program in your community.
|MHCRI working with Barron County, WI, Sheriff's Dept. to establish their own CIT program.
Setting up a Community Crisis Program that grows and is sustainable.
The 40 hour Crisis
Intervention Team (CIT) curriculum for law enforcement and corrections.
Training CIT certified coaches.
Training CIT certified trainers.
Training crisis actors for practical exercises.
personal recovery speakers and presenters.
Training other partners and community members.
health crisis response training for:
- Law enforcement and Corrections
- Judicial and Legal Services
- Social service providers
- Public and private transportation
members and friends
- Other community members who will encounter a person in a mental health crisis.
Contact us today about any or all of these program elements!
We have helped
many organizations, communities, cities, counties, and states establish and manage Community
Crisis Programs. We can help you too! We will do as little or as much as you want or need.
|The Circle of Care
|How organizations collaborate to support the recovery and wellness of people with mental illness