Columbia County Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) October 2017

Oct 09 - Oct 13, 2017

Columbia County Road Department

1054 Oregon St, St. Helens, OR 97051, United States

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Sale Ends: Oct 09, 2017 5:00 PM PDT
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Event Description
The Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) is an innovative first-responder model of police-based crisis intervention with community, health care and advocacy partnerships. CIT provides law enforcement-based crisis intervention training for assisting those individuals in crisis or with a mental illness, and improves the safety of patrol officers, consumers, family members and citizens within the community.
CIT is a program that provides the foundation necessary to promote community and statewide solutions to assist individuals in crisis and those with mental illness. The CIT Model reduces both stigma and need for further involvement with the criminal justice system. CIT provides a forum for effective problems solving regarding the interaction between the criminal justice and mental health care system and creates the context for sustainable change.
Who should attend this training? Law enforcement, First Responders, Correction Officers, Parole and Probation, Campus Security, Dispatch and Mental Health Practitioners 
Date: October 9-13, 2017
Time: 8:00am to 5:00pm (40hrs)
Where: Columbia County Road Department, 1054 Oregon St, St. Helens, OR 97051
Cost: Free!
Deadline to Register: Thursday, October 5, 2017
Instructors include professionals from law enforcement, corrections, VA and mental health.

If you have any questions, contact Brianne at 
Columbia County Road Department
1054 Oregon St, St. Helens, OR 97051, United States
GOBHI Criminal Justice Behavioral Health
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The Dalles, OR 97058
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