Services provided by the CISM teams may include:
Ÿ On-Scene Support. Teams may observe, watch for acute reactions, provide support, encouragement and be able to help resting personnel and command deal with stress reactions.
Ÿ Pre-Incident Education/Information. Program suitable for squad training on stress management, critical incidents and how to use the team.
Ÿ Demobilizations. Short, informational sessions with units as they leave the scene of a long duration incident.
Ÿ Defusing. Occurs within a few hours of a critical incident, primarily informational.