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Dr. Agi Schenley

About
Dr. Agi Schenley, Ph.D., LMFT, earned her Ph.D. in clinical and forensic psychology. She is also a licensed marriage and family therapist, and a crisis intervention trainer. She has dedicated her work to public safety and first responder training since 1996.
 
Agi is a well known and experienced first responder and mental health trainer, and she has developed a variety of courses and consultation services for state and county agencies, private businesses, and the general public. Agi is also a certified 5150 trainer and has taught thousands of first responders, mental health professionals, and public safety employees.
 
Her training focuses on a wide range of mental health conditions as it applies to crisis intervention and prevention, resulting in a more effective, compassionate, and safer approach to interact with persons suffering from emotional distress and/or mental health disorders. Her classes include, but are not limited to: psychotic and personality disorders, co-occurring and intellectual disorders, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), traumatic brain injury (TBI), and excited delirium. Her training teaches verbal and nonverbal communication and de-escalation techniques that address not only the consumers’ but the trainees ́ ability to deal with their own stresses, anxieties, and emotions when confronted with challenging situations.
 
Additionally, Agi teaches safety behavioral management courses to clinical and non-clinical personnel, as well as to college students and college personnel, to increase student and staff confidence in their ability to deal with challenging behaviors in the workplace.
Dr. Agi Schenley

Dr. Agi Schenley