MCPA Conflict Management & Mediation Training
Law enforcement leaders and officers will learn mental health basics, commonly encountered mental health diagnoses (including the impact of trauma and substance abuse), and the crossover of mental health and criminal behavior.
This training will also discuss ways to effectively respond to persons with mental illness, strategies for managing a mental health crisis, and awareness of officer mental health and wellness.
Post Training Mandate Credits:
Conflict Management & Mediation - 2 hours
Crisis Intervention and Mental Health - 2 hours
Presented by Marie Ridgeway, Mental Health Training Specialist for Minnesota Chiefs of Police Association (MCPA).
FREE to members in Region 5.
$50/person for all other organizations.
Lunch is provided.
Choice of two training dates: April or October.
Registration deadline is one week prior.
Check-in begins at 9:00 a.m. the day of the event.