Purpose

To mitigate normal stress reactions and expedite recovery when a critical incident / traumatic event
occurs which can overwhelm normal coping skills.

  • Collaboration between Department of Homeland Security/Emergency Management & St. Clair County Community Mental Health.
  • Members are trained in the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF) model.
  • The CISM Team conducted 13 Interventions in FY 21, for human services agencies, first responders, and businesses.
  • The Pandemic Response Team an off-shoot of the CISM completed 5 interventions in FY 21 (See page 6 for more information).
  • For more information about CISM – contact St. Clair County Community Mental Health at 810-985-8900

Contact person: Amy Smith, St. Clair County Community Mental Health