Crisis Intervention Teams for Youth (CIT-Y) Virtual Train the Trainer
CIT-Y is a law enforcement-based, crisis-response and diversion strategy in which specially trained law enforcement officers respond to calls involving adolescents experiencing behavioral health crises.
This free 8-week training is self-paced virtual learning with 5 interactive Zoom events taught by experts.
Participants will learn to administer CIT-Y’s 6 modules which covers the following topics:
- Adolescent development
- Common behavioral health conditions among justice-involved youth
- Child trauma and its impact on youth development and behavior
- The family experience and what officers can do to support families
- Crisis intervention and de-escalation
- Connecting to resources
WHEN: March 22nd–May 11th
REGISTRATION: https://namiga.org/a pply-to-become-a-cit- youth-in-crisis-instructor/
For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org