Defusing: A 20-45 minute group
process, conducted within the first 12 hours of a
critical incident. Usually with single work units.
Working with individuals who prefer not to participate
in a group and are with two peers or one peer and one
mental health professional.
A Seven phase, structured group process usually
conducted 24-72 hours after a critical incident.
Debriefings may be offered for single work units or
On-Scene Support: Advisement and
support to Command Staff and personnel operating at the
scene of an emergency.
Referral: Provision of
additional resources for emergency services personnel
impacted by a critical incident.
A brief stress management process involving education,
rest and nutrition used at the scene of large-scale
disasters and emergencies. The demobilization
process is implemented through the incident Command
System as personnel are discharged from the scene.
To contact us for emergency intervention services:
Please Call 440-703-3500 Ask for Cuyahoga County CISM
available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week