IAFMHS CONFERENCE MONTREAL 2019
JUN 25 - 27
Violence Risk and Threat Assessments: An International Overview of Law, Ethics, Science, and Practice
PRESENTER: Christopher M. King, JD, Ph.D.
DATE: June 15, 2018
TIME: 9am - 12.30pm (Half Day)
COST: $125 CAD
This workshop will efficiently review the relevant sources of authority—legal, ethical, empirical, and professional—that bear on the contemporary practices of violence risk and threat assessment and management. Topics to be covered include common professional situations and legal referrals that call for violence risk and threat assessment and management services; the forensic mental health concepts involved; empirically-supported approaches and tools; legal and ethical considerations; and principles of best practice.