The Northern Illinois Critical Incident Stress Management (NICISM) Team is dedicated to providing immediate comprehensive crisis response interventions and pre-incident stress management education for emergency service personnel throughout the Chicagoland area. Our service area includes the following counties: Cook, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lake, McHenry and Will.
We strive to provide the highest standards of Critical Incident response to any emergency service person or group involved in a traumatic incident. Our crisis services are free of charge and strictly confidential.
The Northern Illinois CISM team is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization made up of trained volunteers from the mental health and emergency
professions. Peers from law enforcement, fire service, dispatch, emergency medical services and hospital emergency room staff are all represented on the team.
ICISF 2017 Excellence in Training & Education Award
5 February 2019 7:00PM, Addison
Team Meeting All team members are encouraged to attend.
6 March 2019 10:00AM, Schaumburg
Executive Board Meeting Board meetings are open and all team members are welcome.
April 5 & 6, 2019
Group Crisis Intervention Course
Lake in the Hills, IL