Family Guidance Center

A Non-Profit Organization Providing Services for Alabama Families Since 1959

Critical Incident Stress Management

Critical Incident Stress Management is a service provided for businesses and other groups to address traumatic events occurring in the workplace and other such settings. Some examples include deaths, robberies, injuries and layoffs. Information is given to group participants about Post Traumatic Stress symptoms and healthy ways to cope. In addition, participants are allowed to share their experience of the event and receive support from facilitators and other participants. Supervisory personnel are given information about how to meet the needs of their employees