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Veterans in Crisis; Training for the First Responder Community

September 2, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT


Veteran Demographics, Transition/Adjustment Consideration

  • Current issues facing the Veteran Community.
  • The Role of the First Responder.
  • PTSD: What it is and what it is not.
  • Veteran Suicide / Prevention Strategies.
  • Veteran Contacts: First Responder.
  • Strategies for De-Escalation.
  • Veteran-Involved Critical Incidents 7 Officer Safety Considerations.
  • Veteran – Involved Hostage/Barricade Situations & Negotiation Strategies.
  • VA Resources and local Points of Contact.
  • First Responder Wellness _ You Are Not Immune.

This 8- hour training is presented by a VA Police Officer (Also a Veteran) and a VA Clinician.

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First Baptist Church Broad Ave
2835 Broad Avenue
Memphis, TN 38112 United States