We are pleased to announce our annual crisis conference to be held at the beautiful Nemacolin Woodlands Resort on November 13th and 14th, 2019.  This conference is held annually to provide information on the provision of crisis intervention services, safety considerations for crisis workers and mental health delegates, the importance of collaboration and partnerships with disaster responders.

This year’s conference is entitled:

“Crisis Intervention: Re-Examination of Fundamentals & Best Practices in the Real World.”

Details for this event are being finalized, so please check the website often to get the latest information on how to register.

There will be a free Disaster Crisis Outreach and Referral Teams (DCORT) Training on May 7th, 2019, from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM. Check out the flyer for more details.

Be sure to renew your CIAP membership! Find the brochure and registration form here.

Nominations are being accepted for the Mark “Kingfish” Wasler Memorial Scholarship until October 31, 2019. Please click on this link for more details.

Additionally, nominations are open for officer positions until October 31. Email your nominee choices to Jeff DeSantis at

1 (800) 273-8255 National Suicide Prevention Lifeline