Join us for our Fall Supervisor and Leadership Seminar:
MAA Members-$175 Non MAA Members-$275
1:00 - 5:00 pm CIT Introduction as it relates to EMS legislation (half Day)
Missouri Crisis Intervention Team
Presenters: Jason Klaus and Kat Probst
The Missouri Crisis Intervention Team is a partnership of law enforcement and other first responders, behavioral health providers, hospitals, courts, individuals with lived experience and community partners who are dedicated to implementing the Missouri Model of CIT. Through these partnerships and training, first responders can help individuals in crisis by connecting them with appropriate community resources. The presenters will provide practical information from the behavior health crisis response perspective on expected positive outcomes from a collaborative partnership. Questions and discussion from audience participation is highly encouraged.
1. Define “What Is” the Missouri Crisis Intervention Team.
2. List the “Expected Outcomes” of a successful CIT program.
3. Define a “Local CIT Council” and its benefits.
4. Discuss the elements of Missouri Statute 190.147 and its application to emergency medical technician paramedics (EMT-P) and agency implementation.
Jason Klaus is a Detective Corporal for the Perry County (MO) Sheriff’s Office in Perryville, Missouri. Jason has been with the Perry County Sheriff’s Office since September of 1996 and has served as a Jail Officer, Patrol Deputy, School Resource Officer and Detective. Jason attended the Southeast Missouri Law Enforcement Academy in the summer of 1996 and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Southeast Missouri State University in 1998. Jason is currently the Missouri Crisis Intervention Team ( MO CIT) Coordinator and responsible for expanding CIT throughout the state and develop and maintain relationships with community behavioral health and advocacy partners.
7:00-8:00 Breakfast & Registration
8:00-5:00 Legal pit falls, and safe haven laws in Missouri with Dan Leslie
Lodge of the Four Seasons
315 Four Seasons Drive
Lake Ozark, MO 65049
Room rate: $147
Reservation deadline: August 28th, 2019
Reservations: (888) 265-5500 or make an online reservation here.
Ask for the Missouri Ambulance Association or MAA Special Rate