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Threat Assessment In Schools: A Guide To Managing Threatening Situations And To Creating Safe School Climates

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About the Course:

This course presents information on creating and maintaining safe school environments. The material presented sets forth a process for identifying, assessing, and managing students who may pose a threat of targeted violence in schools. Specific recommendations on implementing and conducting a school threat assessment are offered. Other areas discussed include how to manage a threatening situation and how to create a climate of connectedness in schools.

This course is based on the reading-based online, Threat Assessment In Schools: A Guide To Managing Threatening Situations And To Creating Safe School Climates created by Fein, Robert A., et al.

Journal/Publisher:

U.S Secret Service and U.S. Department of Education

Publication Date:

2004

Course Material Author

Fein, Robert A., et al.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for school administrators and personnel, as well as all health care professionals who deal with child and adolescent issues, who seek knowledge about threat assessment and the prevention of violence in school environments. It is recommended for all levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify how to create a foundation for reducing school violence.

  2. Become familiar with the implementation of a school threat assessment process.

  3. Explain how to conduct a school threat assessment and manage a threatening situation.

  4. Be able to apply material presented to contributing to a more connected, safer school climate.

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

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Course Retired
Course Number 100894
  • 5 credit hours
  • NBCC: 4.25 ce credit hours

  • Reading-Based Online
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
4.58 out of 5
237 members have taken this course

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