This course provides clinical staff with therapeutic interventions involved in de-escalating patients losing control. Emphasis is placed on assessment of escalating threat, and verbal strategies used to maintain a safe environment with the patient in crisis. This course is especially useful for employees working with patients in psychiatric settings, as well as medically ill or critically ill patients with underlying psychiatric issues. Participants must wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled shoes, no high heels and leather shoes. This program is only available to Hallmark Health employees.
Contact Hours: 6
Online registration starts twelve weeks prior to a class.
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