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Crisis Phone Responder Training Schedule

In keeping with safety and self-care practices surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, ISPH has cancelled the Spring training session. Please check back for our Fall training that will be posted in August 2020.

Interested? After completing a Crisis Phone Responder application, Schedule to Attend an ORIENTATION SESSION by contacting:

Alex McNish, Volunteer Coordinator
208-258-6992, amcnish@jannus.org  

Orientation dates:
Thursday, April 16th, 2020, 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Tuesday, April 21st, 2020, 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Thursday, April 23rd, 2020, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Spring 2020 Training Schedule

***Every Tuesday, Thursday, ASIST, & SPOT training is required*** Choose One (2-day) ASIST Workshop
April 30th & May 1st or May 9th & May 10th
AND
One 2-Hour Time Slot for the Simulated Response Training (SPOT)  

DATE DAY TIME TOPIC
*Apr 30th Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm *Day 1 ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)
 *May 1st Friday 8:30am-4:30pm *Day 2 ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)
*May 9th Saturday 8:30am-4:30pm *Day 1 ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)
*May 10th Sunday 8:30am-4:30pm *Day 2 ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training)
 May 5th Tuesday 6:00pm-9:00pm Training Overview/Communication Skills
 May 7th Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm Crisis Intervention
 May 12th Tuesday 6:00pm-9:00pm Diversity/Veterans/Military
 May 14th Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm Safety Planning/Group Practice
 May 19th Tuesday 6:00pm-9:00pm Mental Health/Substance Abuse/Addictive Behavior
 May 21st Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm Group Practice
 May 26th Tuesday 6:00pm-9:00pm Intimate Partner Violence/Victim Concerns/Grief and Loss
 May 28th Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm Your Role/Group Practice
*May 30th Saturday TBD (2 Hrs) *Simulated Phone Room and Text Response Training (SPOT)

         ***Application deadline: April 13th, 2020***

For more information please contact:

Alex McNish, Volunteer Coordinator
(208) 258-6992, amcnish@jannus.org