Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM)

Serving Those Who Serve Others

EMS | Fire | Law Enforcement | 911

The CISM Team is trained to provide a series of interventions that have proved to be effective in stopping the escalation of symptoms, in reducing acute stress reactions, in restoring adaptive functioning, and in facilitating access for more care as necessary. The CISM Team provides individual and group interventions on-scene or later when assistance is deemed necessary.

The SAEMS CISM Team is prepared to provide our Regional EMS Partners with the following services:

  • On Scene Support
  • Pre-Incident Education / Information
  • Demobilizations
  • Defusing
  • Debriefing
  • Individual 1:1
  • Crisis Management Briefings
  • Special Programs
  • Follow-Up Services
  • Referrals

The dispatch line is available 24/7.

CISM Team Deployment: 814-472-2098