Verbal De-escalation Pocket Card

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Verbal De-escalation can be useful in situations when a person is showing overt signs of escalating agitation. This pocket card is a quick and easy way to remember how to appropriately engage in a Verbal De-escalation intervention.

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About the Pathways in Crisis Services (PICS) Project:

The Pathways in Crisis Services Project provides academic course curriculum infusion and professional learning events focused on evidence-based crisis programs that include: crisis intervention, de-escalation services, mobile crisis and crisis stabilization for both target populations (Pre-service (students) and Practicing Behavioral Health Professionals) with the goal of increasing knowledge and skills leading to use in practice.

This product was supported in whole or in part by the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health Bureau of Behavioral Health, Prevention, and Wellness through grant funding.

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