Positive Control Systems (PCS)

The Positive Control Systems company and our initial product, the Positive Control Systems program (PCS), have been in business and have trained state government youth programs, private youth care providers, health care professionals, law enforcement, and business professionals around the United States for over 20 years.

The Positive Control Systems (PCS) crisis intervention program is an ideal intervention program for working with troubled youth and adult populations that are in need of a firm, yet gentle hand, to guide the clients and have the ability to, when necessary, securely control the youth or adult with safely without causing un-necessary pain or possibility of injury.

The Positive Control Systems (PCS) crisis intervention program is appropriate for working with a wide range of situations where residents/clients/students/patients need to be safely redirected and de-escalated verbally, or as a last resort physically controlled, without excessive force.

The Positive Control Systems (PCS) crisis intervention program uses a verbal crisis intervention curriculum perfected and updated over the last 20 years to assist the staff members involved in critical events to communicate in a more empathetic and non-judgmental manner and to create an environment of trust and acceptance when working with residents/clients/students/patients.

When your staff members have completed the Positive Control Systems (PCS) Instructor Training Course, they are certified and able to train and certify staff members at your home facility. The staff training materials are included in the Positive Control Systems (PCS) Instructor Manual and there are no additional fees for the printing of additional manuals for staff use.

The approach taken with the Positive Control Systems (PCS) adds to options available from our company. The physical component of the Positive Control Systems (PCS) program is effective and safe when matched with the appropriate population of residents/clients/students/patients. Our ability to customize a crisis intervention program, to the needs of our clients, enables the Positive Control Systems (PCS) crisis intervention and communication program a place in any organization.

The Positive Control Systems (PCS) Crisis Intervention Program Provides:

  • Strong Focus on creating an environment of trust and harmony.
  • Methods to recognize warning signs of escalation of both physical and emotional stress.
  • Strong Focus on verbally de-escalating the situation back to a calm cooperative state.
  • Strong Focus on aligning staff and clients with a harmonious and empathetic state.
  • Encourage development of crisis decision making and situational awareness.
  • Emphasize effective and cooperative communication at all times.
  • Create a safe environment for clients and staff with positive and appropriate methods.