Real World De-escalation
About This Course:
This course thoroughly dissects the complex concept of “de-escalation” and the many elements involved in determining its feasibility and effectiveness in a variety of encounters. The course mutes the rhetoric prevalent in today’s emotionally charged atmosphere and unbiasedly focuses on the proven scientific realities surrounding human behavior as they apply to efforts to de-escalate situations.
The course will present concepts and methods to support de-escalation efforts when personal connections can be made. Attendees will be provided with knowledge to apply to, and to address the needs of those in mental health crisis or those whose perception of reality is altered. The course is designed to improve your ability to manage human beings by enhancing skills to establish contact, build rapport, and gain influence to achieve an objective.
Pen and Paper
This is an indoor classroom-based course with participants doing role-play
Open to ages 14+ with parent in attendance