Finding Opportunities in Crisis: A Practical Approach to Crisis Intervention Work (June 2019)


Crisis work can be some of the most challenging and rewarding work in the mental health field. Individuals and families in crisis present professionals with a unique opportunity to have a major impact in a very short amount of time. Crisis intervention also comes with its own notable risks. In this two-day course, you will go through the basics of crisis intervention from the moment of first contact to the aftercare you arrange. You will learn about the importance of how family dynamics can affect crises in addition to the other risk factors that influence crisis work.

Skill Level: Intermediate
*Clinical Practice

Available SW CECHs:


June 13 - 14, 2019. 9:00 am - 4:30 pm


Human Ecology Building, 552 W Circle Dr., East Lansing, MI 48824


Recommended for LMSW beginning and intermediate skill level.

  • General
  • MSU Alumni, MSU Faculty, and groups of 4+
  • Retiree
  • Student-MSU
  • Field Liasion, Field Instructor, MSU School of Social Work


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