Crisis Intervention (8CE)

Total Hours: 8

No Book to Buy - Online Text

Unlimited Test Retakes

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Course delivery method and format: self-paced online training.

Course Requirements:

1. Course Reading,

2. Online PostTest

3. Course Evaluation.

After successfully completing the Course Reading, PostTest and Evaluation a certificate of completion will be issued online.

Intermediate level course

Course Description: Crisis Intervention is psychotherapy that focuses on acute critical situations with the aim of restoring the person to the level of functioning before the crisis. Crises are emotionally hazardous situations that place victims at high risk for maladaptive coping or even for being immobilized. Responding quickly, efficiently, and effectively are the primary objectives of an effective crisis solution and the focus of this course.


The clinician will be able to break down the differences between crisis intervention and problem solving.

The clinician will be able to explain crisis intervention theory.

The clinician will be able to differentiate how cultural sensitivity plays a role in effective crisis intervention.

The clinician will be able to examine how proper diagnoses plays a role in crisis intervention resolution.

The clinician will be able to describe the steps involved in crisis intervention.