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The Instructors are experts in their field. The workbooks will prove to be helpful resources. The class videos were about real people in grief. Thank you for a valuable two days!

Dave Crosson, Law Enforcement Chaplain

These were great classes and very informative. The instructors gave personal, real-world examples of how to use CISM techniques!

J.C. Madison, Nevada Highway Patrol

The training is delivered by inspiring and dynamic instructors. It is for anyone who will come in contact with those who mourn.

K. Semple, Montana City Volunteer Fire Dept.

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Supporting First Responders to Children's Trauma

Mary L. Pulido

As the reports from the tragic school shooting in Newton, Conn., poured in, I listened non-stop and like others, tried to make sense of a senseless act of cruelty and horror. I was relieved to learn that my young nieces in Newtown were safe. I was devastated for those who lost their loved ones. As a first responder in the field of child abuse for over two decades, my heart also went out to those police, EMT's, teachers, firemen and medical personnel who had to deal with the horrific murder scene of innocent children and adults, their grieving families and the panicked surviving students. Later that evening, the news reported that those first responders were also receiving counseling services. I was relieved; the psychological and emotional impact of trauma on the "first responders" should never be under-estimated.

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Can I Have a Witness?

Dr. Tina S. Brookes

As they gather evidence, they quickly ask, “Are there any witnesses?  Did anyone see what happened?”

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Emergency Preparedness: Wireless Tips to Help You Stay Connected

by Michael Murphy

Any time of year can bring unexpected weather. At best, those events inconvenience citizens and at worst, they can become life-threatening situations.

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About CRT

The K-LOVE Crisis Response Training (CRT) is about impacting community through Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) training and helping to create a network of first responders within the community that will be useful in a time of need or disaster. 

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