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Mental Hygiene Arrests: De-escalation Training for EMS and Police
Tuesday, 5/7/2013, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: St. Mary's Campus
89 Genesee St.
Rochester, NY 14611
Auditorium
Use main Entrance
Presented By: Maggie Cook, Psychiatric Assignment Officer, Coordinator Acute Emergency Services, Unity Health System, M.A.
Fee: FREE
Contact: ccoleman@unityhealth.org or (585) 368-6940
Registration: Register Online >>

 Mental Hygiene Arrests: De-escalation Training for EMS and Police

Learning Objectives:
  • Understand and identify multiple presentations of mental illness, including risk assessment. 
  • Build practical techniques for working with individuals experiencing a psychiatric crisis.
  • Learn how to verbally de-escalate agitated patients and avoid injuries.
Maggie Cook, Psychiatric Assignment Officer, Coordinator Acute Emergency Services, Unity Health Systen, M.A., will be presenting.

2.0 EMS CME Credits are pending.
Dinner and refreshments will be served.
Free Parking, always at Unity