Feb 25, 2024  
2023-2024 CNM Catalog, Volume 55 
    
2023-2024 CNM Catalog, Volume 55

LEA 1007 - Crisis Intervention

3 credit hour(s)
Corequisite: HLTH 1003  + LEA 1004  + LEA 1005  + LEA 1006  + LEA 1008  + LEA 1009  + LEA 1010  + LEA 1014  + LEA 1015  + LEA 1016  
This course provides an overview of crisis intervention. Students will learn about crisis intervention strategies based on current theory and practice in order to develop the conceptual competency necessary for law enforcement officers engaged in crisis intervention. Topics include behavior management and crisis intervention, dispute intervention and crisis management, and handling individuals with behavioral health issues and other special populations. This course meets the requirements established by the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy for Basic Police Officer Training.

Theory Hours: 45