Self Care: Taking Care of Ourselves So We Can Take Care of Others
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Recorded June 3, 2020 Presented by Steve Click.
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About the presenter
Steven M Click
Steven M. Click serves as the First Responder Liaison for Ohio Mental Health & Addiction Services. Prior to assuming his current position, he served as a lieutenant, assigned to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Office of Personnel / Ohio ASSIST program. Steve had been involved in peer support with the Patrol’s Member’s Assistance Team (MAT) since its inception in 2002. He previously served as the Operational Commander. Prior to retirement, he oversaw all aspects of the team including policies, activations and training.
He has been active in peer support since being CISM trained in 1993. He was deployed to New York City twice after the 9/11 attacks and worked with the NYPD peer support program, POPPA.
He helped bring the Post Critical Incident Seminars to Ohio. He has been utilized as a peer in South Carolina, Kentucky, Texas and Georgia, for their PCIS / STLS programs.
He serves as the lead trainer for several training programs offered by OhioMHAS and ASSIST, having provided training to a number of public safety and civilian agencies across Ohio.
Steve holds a bachelor’s degree from Franklin University in Public Safety Management with minors in leadership and public relations.
Steve is trained in both group and individual peer support by the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation.
Steve retired with 36 years of service with the Ohio State Highway Patrol and served in a number of assignments including Commander of Cadet Training, the Patrol’s Motorcycle Unit, the Ohio Statehouse Detail as well as several field supervisory positions.
He and his wife Lori live in Grove City, Ohio.