The newly designated emergency number, 988serves as a lifeline for individuals in need of immediate assistance to ensure their safety. From warm lines and crisis call lines to mobile teams, facility-based crisis services, crisis respite, and hospitals, these services are dedicated to offering emergency support to individuals experiencing urgent and extreme emotional distress.
Virtual self-paced learning
Identify the Crisis Continuum of Care and the role of Certified Peer Specialists (CPS) in the field.
Understand the technical and interpersonal skills necessary to work in the field.
Learn about the interaction between CPS and other mental health professionals.
Better understand how CPS can partner with and support those in crisis.
This training is designed for Certified Peer Specialists interested in working in the Crisis Services field. It is also suitable for individuals interested in becoming a Certified Peer Specialist and curious about Crisis Services.
To participate in this virtual self-paced learning experience, you will need a computer with an internet connection, a webcam, microphone, and speakers.
For questions about this course, please contact RIConsulting.PET@riinternational.com.
For technical assistance, please reach out to RIC.Development@riinternational.com.