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Crisis Intervention: The Power of the Initial Contact

Dave Young, Kati Tillema, and I just finished a great class at the Las Vegas Metro Police Department.   Vistelar has just updated it material with a major upgrade to it curriculum and courseware.  New manual, workbooks and PowerPoints were added. Check out the class photo. Dave Young made several…Continue Reading »

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Correctional Contact Professionals: Proper Response Requires …

Gary Klugiewicz and I will be training with the Alaska Department of Corrections all week.   We will be teaching our Verbal Defense & Influence Instructor Class in Palmer, Alaska.   This training will be emphasizing the first half of Vistelar’s training curriculum that trains correctional contact professional i non-escalation and de-escalation…Continue Reading »

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Non/De-Escalation Training: A Gap in Training in your Organization?

Non/De-Escalation Training:  A Gap in Training in your Organization? Hi Everyone.  Robert Whiteside here. Please see this (link below) recent article in the Washington Post.  It speaks to the value of de-escalation training, the need for it to become a more standard part of training for all Public Safety and…Continue Reading »

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How to distract a person in crisis

Learn how to redirect a person in crisis by establishing credibility through common experiences. Dave Young and I have been traveling all over the country training contact professionals from a wide spectrum of disciplines from public safety to healthcare to educators.   Our attendees have shared a wide range of…Continue Reading »

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Rockville Centre, NY PD 2016 VDI Instructor Class introduces new VDI Material

Hello there. Gary Klugiewicz here. Vistelar introduced a number of significant changes to our courseware at the recent Beyond Conflict Conference held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  At last week’s Rockville Centre, NY Police Department Verbal Defense & Influence Instructor Class, Dave Young and I first presented this material.  We introduced the…Continue Reading »

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Exit Language: Making an unobtrusive exit from a conflict situation

Hello. This is Gary Klugiewicz. Vistelar has introduced the 6 C’s of Conflict Management that examines how conflict develops and what we can do to recognize it, prevent it, manage it, and resolve it. The 6 C’s in include Context, Contact, Conflict, Crisis, Combat, and Closure. Dave Young and I…Continue Reading »

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Vistelar conducts a VDI Instructor Class at the Dearborn, MI PD

Hello. This is Gary Klugiewicz. I just finished facilitating a Verbal Defense & Influence Instructor Class at the Dearborn, MI Police Department.  We had a great class with lots of high level collaboration going on as the participants shared their experiences and stories.  We were able to add the new…Continue Reading »

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