Courses and Events
Critical Incident and Stress Management Courses 2021
24-25 Feb 2021: Advanced Assisting Individuals in Crisis Online Live Training (course information)
17-19 Mar 2021: Combined Assisting Individuals in Crisis & Group Crisis Intervention (course information)
31 March - 1 April 2021:
Assisting Individuals in Crisis Online Live Training (course information)
ICISF accredited, places limited, please book early.
CISM Bite Size
PSA Ltd are delighted to launch a series of 40 minute online presentations on CISM-related subjects, sharing lessons learned from others, A 20 min Q&A will be held at the end of each session. If you have a suggested topic to present, or a topic you would like to hear more about, please let us know.
1. Looking After Your CISM Team with Angela Lewis, PSA Ltd, 11am Thurs 3 December
2. Stealth CISM with Dr Marion McNaught, PSA Ltd, 8pm Wed 9 December
3. Managing an Established CISM Team with Lynn Combe and Jacqui Clark, NATS, 2pm Thurs 7 January
4. A Peer Supporter Perspective with Ann Elliott, 8pm Thurs 21 January
5. A Year of CISM in Healthcare with Tina Suttle-Smith, Surrey & Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust, 12.30pm Wed 3 February
Please message email@example.com with the name/s of the sessions you wish to attend.
Retrieval 2020 - Resilience & Peer Support Workshop
Angela Lewis, PSA Director will lead a Resilience & Peer Support Workshop at Retrieval 2020, the UK'S National Prehospital & Critical Care Transfer Conference on 30 April 2020. Update: Conference cancelled and will take place 22-23 April 2021 aiming to keep the same programme.
Past Courses and Events
Critical Incident and Stress Management
ICISF accredited Assisting Individuals in Crisis and Group Crisis Intervention over 3 days. Glasgow, 11th – 13th November 2020.
ICISF accredited Assisting Individuals in Crisis, ONLINE, 25-26 August 2020.
ICISF accredited Assisting Individuals in Crisis and Group Crisis Intervention over 3 days. Glasgow, 21st – 23rd January 2020.
ICISF accredited Assisting Individuals in Crisis, Albany Learning and Conference Centre, Glasgow, 11th - 12th November 2019.
ICISF accredited Group Crisis Intervention, Albany Learning and Conference Centre, Glasgow, 13th - 14th November 2019.
PSA Ltd. Covid-19 Response
PSA Director, Angela Lewis, led a series of free 2 hour online refresher courses for CISM trained individuals, to enhance their skills and increase confidence in delivering CISM support to colleagues during the Covid-19 pandemic.
1. SAFER-R Model*
2. Normalising Stress and Coping*
3. CMB and RITS*
*recordings of these are available for CISM trained individuals, please contact us for passwords to access.
CISM Alliance Information Day
A day of sharing learning from different fields at varying stages of implementation of CISM peer support programmes. Presentations included: CISM in a Humanitarian Setting: The Irish Naval Response with the Syrian Refugees in the Med, by Oliver Michael Barbour, Col Rtd, NATS – Supporting an established team by Lynn Combe, CISM Programme Manager (National Air Traffic Services) and Building a CISM team from scratch in Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust by Tina Suttle-Smith, Strategic Medical Education. Further information
Professor Atle Dyregrov Masterclass
PSA Ltd was delighted to host a masterclass by world leading trauma expert Professor Atle Dyregrov in Glasgow in March 2019. The sold out event was attended by a wide range of professionals from healthcare, aviation, fire, ambulance and police services. The event included the launch of the CISM Alliance, a voluntary organisation of European leaders in post trauma incident care, established by PSA Director Angela Lewis.