Courses and Events
Critical Incident and Stress Management Courses 2020
25-26 Aug 2020: Assisting Individuals in Crisis ONLINE Course (course information)
18-20 Sept 2020: Combined Assisting Individuals in Crisis & Group Crisis Intervention IN PERSON Course (course information) *no spaces available*
11-13 Nov 2020: Combined Assisting Individuals in Crisis & Group Crisis Intervention IN PERSON Course (course information)
ICISF accredited, places limited, please book early.
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.
7 April & 5 May: SAFER-R Model*
9 April & 12 May: Normalising Stress and Coping*
14 April & 19 May: CMB and RITS*
16 April & 26 May: Defusing
*recordings of these are available for CISM trained individuals, please contact us for passwords to access.
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, 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.
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.