Trauma Informed Crisis Response for Peer Recovery Support Specialists: LIVE WEBINAR SERIES

25 Jan 2023 - 15 Mar 2023

Private Event - Invitation Only

This project is supported by the Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public and Behavioral Health with funding through the Centers for Disease Control.

Trauma Informed Crisis Response

8-Week Live Online Webinar Series
January 25 – March 15, 2023
Every Wednesday
9:00 am – 11:00 am PST

Course Description:

This training will provide insight for interacting with individuals and communities experiencing a mental health crisis and identifying the appropriate referral resources. Provided is an overview of Trauma Informed Care (TIC), the different types of traumas, and the continuum of mental, emotional, behavioral, and cognitive trauma reactions after a crisis. 

  • Understand the key principles of a trauma-informed approach to crisis care
  • Understand the appropriate supports and interventions, for individuals and communities to overcome traumatic experiences
  • Increase awareness of personal and professional attitudes about death, loss and separation which may influence the effectiveness of peer support practice, and personal self-care. 
  • Increase one’s knowledge and understanding of suicide; recognize warning signs, identify risk and protective factors, increase willingness and ability to intervene with a person at risk for suicide. 

What to Expect:

  • Interactive weekly Zoom sessions. Participants will be expected to have access to appropriate technology (i.e., an internet connection, webcam, laptop/tablet, speakers and microphone) to utilize the free Zoom videoconferencing platform. 
    For more information on using Zoom, please visit the Getting Started with Live Webinars section of our Help page. 
  • Each week homework assignments will be given and participants will be expected to complete the assignment prior to the next session in order to receive full participation. Full course outline and homework details will be available in your My Dashboard prior to the first live webinar session. 
  • Participants must attend every week in order to earn the full 25 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) required by the board. No partial credit will be issued.
  • One (1) absence will be permitted with a valid excuse. Participants will be required to contact CASAT in advance in order to schedule a makeup session.

Presented by:
Bianca D. McCall, LMFT

Continuing Education Units: 25 CEUs total

This webinar is approved for CEUs by the following professional organizations:


  • National Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)*
  • International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC)

*CASAT has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6492. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CASAT is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.


  • Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug, & Gambling Counselors
  • Nevada State Board of Nursing
  • Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors
  • State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers

Presentation materials are not for reproduction or distribution without specific written authorization. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in our courses are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of CASAT.

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Date January 25, 2023 | 9:00 am PST
End Date March 15, 2023 | 11:00 am PST
Registration Start Date 12-22-2022 PST
Event Time Zone PST
Capacity 15
Spots Available 4
Cut Off Date January 25, 2023 | 7:00 am PST
Individual Price FREE
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