CONCEPT Professional Training To Host A Live Webinar called Violence Risk Communication

CONCEPT Professional Training To Host A Live Webinar On The Core Steps Involved In Effectively Communicating The Findings And Opinions of Assessments Using Violence Risk Communication
lTAMPA, Fla.Oct. 20, 2016 – CONCEPT Professional Training, a global leader in online professional training in forensic mental health, announced today that it will host a 90 minute live webinar titled “Violence Risk Communication”, on Wednesday, November 16th from 1:00pm – 2:30pm EST. This webinar will offer expert advice from Dr. Laura Guy. Dr. Guy has extensive experience conducting violence risk assessments in various settings, including forensic psychiatric hospitals, prisons, and workplaces. Her primary research interests relate to the assessment and management of risk for crime and violence among juveniles and adults, with an area of expertise in the Structured Professional Judgment model. This Live Webinar is appropriate for diverse professionals including (but not limited to) health care, criminal justice, victim services, security, social service, education, and human resources who are interested in sexual violence risk assessment

“How the findings and opinions of violence risk assessments are communicated with others has major implications for helping evaluators to justify decisions, to manage liability, and to prevent violence,” explains Dr. Guy. “In this webinar, we will provide an overview of the basic elements and core virtues of risk communication when considering both written and oral reports.”

This informative webinar will specifically cover:

• Core virtues of risk communication when considering written and oral reports
• How to effectively communicate violence risk assessments
• Key issues influencing risk communication
• The tension between an individual’s right to privacy and a professionals or organization’s duty to protect.

For a full list of all the Wednesday Webinars, visit the information page.


Consolidated Continuing Education & Professional Training (CONCEPT) provides expert online professional training in areas relevant to criminal and civil forensic mental health assessment, corrections, law enforcement, and forensic intervention. Our goal is to provide premium professional training in an accessible online format. We believe in the value of world-class professional training, enhanced by continuing education and lifelong learning, in an online format accessible to all.

Robert Parfitt