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Outreach & Education

Campus Violence Prevention & Education

The University of Arizona Threat Assessment Management Team engages in a wide variety of outreach and education activities. Sessions offer strategies and skills for dealing with disruptive and angry individuals, an understanding of warning signs, why an attitude of confidence and respect is important, and practical ways to reduce interpersonal tensions.

If you would like team representatives to come to your department and speak about prevention of violence on campus and the work of the team, use this online request form.

Trainings for departments or groups include:

University of Arizona Police Department-security assessments, active shooter presentations, and office safety and crime-prevention training.
Dean of Students
Human Resources
Office of Institutional Equity

 

Disruptive and Threatening Student Behavior: Guidelines for Faculty and Staff
This very helpful guide for faculty and staff employees supports your ability to determine whether you are dealing with disruptive student behavior or threatening student behavior, and to report and respond appropriate to either.

Workplace Violence Prevention and Education Guide
This brochure offers ready access to information you can use in the event you encounter a distressed colleague or student, or observe or experience a threat or threatening behavior. The UA Workplace Violence (WPV) Prevention & Education Guide offers information about what WPV looks like, how to report it, what to do if you feel you are being threatened, and about the UA Threat Assessment and Management (TAM) Team.

A Community Approach to Recognizing & Intervening with Threatening Behaviors
UA Presentation, May 23, 2013.

Gene Deisinger, Ph.D.
Managing Partner

Rich Wilson, M.A., CPP
Senior Consultant