UpcomingUpcomingCrisis Intervention Training #1850

<span class="ee-status event-active-status-DTU">Upcoming</span>Crisis Intervention Training #1850
  • September 12, 2022 - September 16, 2022
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm


1501 E. Ave A, Belton, Texas, 76513


Belton Police Shooting Range, 1501 E. Ave A., Belton, TX 76513

Register via email at teresa.phelps@bellcounty.texas.gov

This course provides the key concepts, safety techniques and communication skills for peace officers to use when they respond to individuals in a serious mental health crisis. It covers the legal aspects of mental health commitments, liability issues, mental disorders, and mental disabilities. In addition, it deals with a variety of developmental disabilities including epilepsy, cerebral palsy and hearing impairments. Other areas covered include:

  • indicators of mental illness
  • understanding mental illness
  • documenting the interpersonal relations necessary to effectively work with the mentally ill, their families, and the mental health system
  • intervention strategies for dealing with low and high risk situations

Taught and reported by Sgt. Teresa Phelps.

Sgt. Phelps possesses a Master Peace Officer certificate, Master Jailer certificate, and a Mental Health Deputy certificate, and is a Licensed TCOLE Instructor.

Register via email at teresa.phelps@bellcounty.texas.gov

Registration is at an external URL for this event.