The ICISF World Congress 17:The Power of Purpose theme describes a priceless opportunity to connect in-person with people who share your challenges and vision of critical incident stress and peer support. The human trauma around our globe tells us that we must embrace a like-minded mission in this area of work. The World Congress 17 offers connections, information and ideas that flourish during and after the event. With over 100 presentations you will discover the power of this education and networking focused World Congress. Please join us to help improve the lives of those who make us safe. Explore our World Congress 17 website pages to see what we are planning for you!


What do YOU see in our new World Congress logo?

We at the ICISF see HOPE for a future…a future where people from all cultures and backgrounds have an opportunity to access CISM support.

HELPERS, who are always ready or nearby to offer service and care, no matter where or when.

ROOTS - that run deep symbolizing the connection of vital basic parts to those who create positive outcomes…..

Let us know what YOU see, drop us a line at worldcongr[email protected] and help us bring YOUR vision to World Congress 17

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Please review the presentation page of this website to decide all of the workshops & sessions you will attend.
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ICISF is committed to providing high-quality, actionable training for individuals or organizations with an interest in crisis management and supporting individuals and groups recovering from incidents. Training is based on the Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) model which enables peers to help peers and empower them to continue performing their job.