HST 212 - Crisis Intervention

Crisis Intervention management will explore how to build the needed skills, knowledge, and confidence base to better understand and assist those who are in crisis.  The course will provide an understanding of how to maintain / intellectual control during a crisis situation, de-escalation techniques, and intervention on an interpersonal level, including awareness, understanding, calming, and prevention.  Coping techniques / stress management for emergent and chronic crisis events.

Credits: 1
1 Class Hour
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

  1. Explain different types and sources of a person experiencing a crisis.
  2. Analyze strategic failures leading to a crisis.
  3. Evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of a crisis response plan.
  4. Create a patient/client crisis management plan using best principles and practices.

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