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Management of Acute Traumatic Stress: Workplace and Educational Settings

Description: These web links describe resources for dealing with individuals with acute traumatic stress response. The Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT) is available 24-hours per day to respond to individuals who may be experiencing behavioral and emotional difficulties. The BIT will respond to situations referred to them and direct individuals to available resources. The BIT will direct situations to the title IX team if needed. This information is currently for the Brookings campus, but will be updated to include information for all sites.

The South Dakota Board of Regents policy, Violence in the Workplace and Educational Settings, is also linked below.

If the issue represents an emergency, the first contact should be campus police (605-688-5117-Brookings)

Associated link(s):

Formerly Policy# C1550
Reviewed by the Bylaws and Handbook Committee 12/02/2015
University links updated 1/06/2016 mtd, 8/17/2016 amm