The SDCC Team of Clinicians provide crisis debriefing services to the Professionals who work in the mental health, first responder or educational field. Such services included; supporting staff after traumatic events occurs, such as child fatalities, violence in the field against a staff member or after handling horrific cases of child physical and sexual abuse.
SDCC also conducts bereavement groups following the death of a staff member. SDCC’s goal is in providing a safe space for everyone to voice feelings about loss is important for team-building and setting up needed support systems instrumental in returning staff to previous levels of functioning.
As “first responders” to child abuse and neglect cases in the City of San Diego, they need support to continue their noble but difficult mission.