Professional Development

Crisis Intervention Training

Monday, September 16 -
Friday, September 20, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


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Crisis Intervention Training

The Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) program is an innovative international police model that incorporates collaboration between the community’s law enforcement system and mental health system to respond to the needs of those in psychiatric crisis. This partnership develops and sustains a 40 hour CIT certification program for its police departments and mental health providers in order to provide them with knowledge about mental illness, crisis intervention skills and access to community based services.

Who should attend CIT training: Law Enforcement (State, County & Local Police), Dispatchers, EMS, Hospital Security, Mental Health Professionals (School Personnel, Hospital Staff, Mental Health Screeners, Family Guidance, DCP&P, etc.), the Prosecutor’s Office/Court System ---- any professional who works with individuals who may experience a mental health crisis.

Seats are limited to 30 applicants


September 16, 2019 through September 20, 2019 ~ Care Plus New Jersey, 610 Valley Health Plaza, Paramus

December 9, 2019 through December 13, 2019 ~ Bergen County Law & Public Safety Institute, 281 Campgaw Road, Mahwah

Please view flyer attachment for application

Last Updated: 07/01/19