Crisis Intervention Training



Crisis Intervention Training

Become a Certified Crisis Counselor and Make a Difference to Survivors of Violence!

What is Crisis Intervention Training?

CIT is a 65.5 hour state-certified training in domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse. At the completion of the training, graduates shall receive a Certificate of Completion that will enable them to pursue volunteer and employment opportunities working directly with survivors of abuse in California.


What does Crisis Intervention Training Cover?

  • The history and laws related to domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse
  • A detailed understanding of the dynamics of the different types of abuse
  • How to provide crisis counseling to victims and survivors of abuse 


Who is Crisis Intervention Training for?

  • Incoming Volunteers (Purple & Gold Level)
  • Service Providers
  • Individuals Interested in Child & Family Studies
  • People Studying Social Work
  • Anyone Interested in Helping Victims of Trauma


When is Crisis Intervention Training Offered?
CIT is offered twice a year, typically in the fall and spring. Please consider subscribing to our newsletter to be notified when registration for the next crisis intervention training opens.

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