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Crisis Response

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Providing Technical Assistance and Training for Crisis Response Systems Worldwide

No-cost Virtual

Crisis Response Program Coordinator Training


This 4-hour virtual no-cost training is for all persons involved in coordinating crisis response programs regardless if you are a CIT program coordinator, co-response program coordinator, training coordinator, or if you coordinate any other aspects of a crisis response program. This training will assist in understanding best practices of crisis response, help identify available programming to assist you with crisis system reform and training, and ensure sustainability of your program.

Those who complete the course will receive a certificate of completion.


  • Crisis response program coordinating levels and responsibilities
  • Crisis response program models
  • Best practices of crisis response
  • The role of 911 and 988 in crisis response
  • Developing partnerships
  • The power of the crisis response system steering committee
  • The importance of crisis response system mapping
  • Overview of the new Crisis Response and Intervention Training (CRIT) for police officers
  • Adapting CRIT to a 16-hour de-escalation skills and strategies course suitable for all law enforcement officers
  • Resources and campaigns that can support crisis response system reform
  • Collecting and utilizing data for program sustainability


Past Attendees' Comments

"The knowledge of the presenters was very impressive. I can see how this information would be great for agencies looking for technical assistance.”

~Ernest Stevens, Deputy Division Director, CSG Justice Center~

“CRPT's Coordinator Training is an excellent course that covers all the necessary tools to be an active leader in your respective job role while

providing mental health support to the community.”

~ J. Carney, CIT Liaison, Henrico Fire Department~

“The training was informative regarding best practices allowing assessment of various programs.”

~Officer J. Ealy, Los Angeles Police Department~

“The style of presentation was engaging and interacting; lots of resources and presenters encouraged class participation. Time very well spent!”

~J. Ford, Director of Programs, NAMI Delaware~


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Crisis Response Program Coordinator Training


Register for May 9, 2024 - United States/Canada

Register for May 24, 2024 - ADVOCACY Coordinator - United States/Canada

Register for July 11, 2024 - United States/Canada

Register for August 8, 2024 - United States/Canada


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