CRISIS ALLY TRAINING
Deep Skills for Connecting at Life's Most Difficult Moments.
Crisis Ally is a unique 20-hour Certificate training focused on practical support and authentic alliance for distress reduction, suicide and violence prevention. Available Online or through 2-day Intensive format, Crisis Ally is based on decades of real-world experience in community services, mental health, peer support and suicide prevention. The compassion-based, trauma-informed Crisis Support model gives providers, community workers, peer supporters and others, the knowledge, skills and confidence to connect with people experiencing struggle and distress.
Humannovations' Online Crisis Ally training is delivered through state-of-the-art Learning Management System organized around 3-hour Zoom based Skills Sessions. All Crisis Ally seminars use Humannovations' professional actors, the Intensity Players, to provide uniquely realistic experiential learning in a supportive environment. Over 600 mental health providers, advocates and specialists have been trained in over 12 US states and three countries.
CRISIS ALLY ONLINE: Crisis Ally Online is100% online learning experience that integrates self-paced online content study and experiential Skills Session Training via Zoom. The 4-session Seminar approach accommodates work/life schedules and multiple learning styles to maximize knowledge, skills and confidence.
Dedicated Online and In-Person Intensives. CRISIS ALLY CERTIFICATE TRAINING is AVAILABLE TO AGENCIES OR COMMUNITIES (Class size 12-30).
Crisis Ally Support Skills
Crisis Ally training is grounded in humanistic values, dignity, recovery and cultural humility. Recognizing the individual journey of change and role of trauma and injustice plays, Crisis Allies connect to empower others through difficult times, and foster 'authentic compassionate encounters' with a focus on safety and healing for all.
•Internationally recognized Master Trainers
•Humannovations' Intensity Players are professional actors for highly realistic experiential learning.
•Complete Learning Management System
integrates video, content quizzes and more with live skills sessions to maximize learner styles and time
•Full service learner coordination & support
TRAINING FOR Human Service PROFESSIONALS & Laypeople
Crisis Ally training is designed for those employed in human services, mental health, peer support, mobile crisis and/or suicide prevention settings, including volunteers, or anyone who wants to be there for others when times are tough.
Related experience, including lived experience, is recommended, but not required for registration.
WHO TAKES CRISIS ALLY TRAINING?
Street Outreach, Mobile Crisis Teams, Engagement Specialists, Peer Allies, Respite and Community Crisis Programs, Resident Life, First Responders, Human Services, Safety Leadership, Community Allies, Community Organizers, Health Providers, Disaster Workers, Mental Health Specialists, Library Workers, Security, Hospitality and More...
Crisis and Suicide Prevention Skills
Peer Support/Advanced Peer Support training and program development ;
Human Resource Consultation;
Community-Driven Programming &
Technology-Enabled Innovations for
Mental Health and Suicide Prevention.
•Public and Private Corporations
•Heavy Industry/labor and Technology
• Healthcare Systems
• Public Agencies and Services
•Education including College/University, Secondary and Youth Organizations