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Monday, June 1, 2009

Workshop 2B: Current Practices in Assessing Risk for Violence

The current state of dangerousness assessment (or assessing risk for violence) is far removed from the dark corners of clinical guesswork. This session will investigate and highlight current, empirically-based methodologies that greatly improve the predictive and contextual accuracy of violence risk assessment. Ethical issues will also be considered.