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Mental Health Association: Psychiatric De-escalation Training
Wednesday, 5/15/2013, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: St. Mary's Campus
89 Genesee St.
Rochester, NY 14611
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 >>

The Mental Health Association presents: Psychiatric De-escalation Trainig.

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.