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Psychology of School Threat Assessments
3/20/2019 - 3/21/2019
St Charles Parish Sheriff's Office Training Center
New Orleans, LA
Event Contact:
Aaron Tomlinson
Business Development Administrator
Sponsoring Organization(s):
National Criminal Justice Training Center
Additional Information:
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).