Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM)
International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF) Inc. is the leader in providing education, training, consultation, and support services in comprehensive crisis intervention and disaster behavioral health services to emergency responders worldwide. This is an evidence-based approach shown to mitigate long term psychological effects of critical incidents first responders are exposed to.
Signs of critical incident stress are physical, emotional, cognitive, behavioral and spiritual. Critical incident stress response can occur right at the scene within hours, days or even weeks.
Give us a call at 1.888.653.3367 if you believe your agency can benefit from this response!
When needed, our critical incident stress management (CISM) teams can be deployed to your agency to help mitigate the after effects of on-the-job stressful and traumatic incidents. Our defusing and de-briefing methods follow the international guidelines established by the ICISF.
NJ Fire & EMS Lifeline
We understand the stress and challenges of this profession and are here to help. If you find yourself struggling, we can be your lifeline.