Loading Events

« All Events

RCLDS – Debriefing for Residential Care Workers (Geelong)

Friday February 22, 2019, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm


This training is free to residential care workers in Victoria

This is a new training being trialled and will require feedback after the session.

This workshop has been developed to support residential care workers to prepare for a potential critical incident. Participants will be given an understanding of defusing (psychological first aid) and debriefing (CISM) along with follow up support and supporters’ self-care.

Learning Outcomes

Following this workshop, participants should have:

  • Understanding of stress and anxiety
  • Recognise the effects of trauma
  • Knowledge of workplace procedures around incident response
  • Understand Rob Gordon’s model of psychological first aid
  • Create safety after critical incident
  • Support staff after a critical incident
  • Emotional debrief in the days after a critical incident
  • Set up the CISM debrief
  • Understand the 7 stages of the CISM debrief
  • Accessing EAP
  • Other external professional support
  • Understand self-care strategies for supporters

This training is provided by Bryan Jeffery.


The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Tickets are no longer available


Friday February 22, 2019
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


Hosted by Gateways
10 - 12 Albert St
Geelong West, Victoria Australia
+ Google Map



Your Cart