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Psychology of School Threat Assessments

Event Dates
Location
Williamson County Public Safety Center
Address

304 Beasley Drive
Franklin, TN

Examine the psychological and behavioral aspects of threat assessment and management. Gain understanding in normal versus abnormal child and adolescent behaviors, identifying red-flags, why threats are made, and how threats can be managed along a pathway toward violence (both short and long-term) to ensure personnel safety. Review common problems in school threat assessment and propose solutions. Learn multidisciplinary threat assessment and management strategies and explore empirically based youth-violence risk and protective factors. Review assessment tools for use in the school system. Participate in simulated threat assessments and management with followup discussion (hotwash). Registration cut-off date: Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Event Type
Classroom
Contact
Jodi Martin at the National Criminal Justice Training Center at Fox Valley Technical College
Phone number
Registration Dates
May 15, 2020 - August 19, 2020
Date Created: May 15, 2020