Live Stream: De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations™
Nov 22, 2017 (9 AM - 4 PM Central Time)
Price: 209.00 (*early rate) 235.00 (regular rate)
Online Live Streaming
Trainer: Paul Carrick, MSW, RSW
About the trainer
Paul Carrick, MSW, RSW
Paul is a passionate and engaging facilitator who has been providing therapy and conflict resolution services for individuals and workplaces for over 20 years. He holds a Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work that complements his extensive experience in the fields of mental health, trauma, domestic abuse and workplace conflict. He believes in the importance of authenticity, transparency, accountability and works with the inherent strengths of individuals and organizations as they navigate change...
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For those who work in an environment where there is potential for violence, it is important to develop the skills needed to defuse dangerous situations. This workshop is designed to teach people to de-escalate potentially violent situations through assertiveness and interpersonal communication. The training will explore how anger and violence interplay, including opportunities for self-assessment of personal styles. Participants will develop a clear understanding of how to assess the potential for violence and respond with a diverse set of interpersonal tools and strategies designed to defuse potentially violent situations.
About This Workshop
- Overview of Violence
- Violence Statistics
- Risk Factors
- Anger Escalation Scale
- Anger Cycle
- Styles of Anger
- Potential Aggressor Attributes
- Warning Signs
- The Aggression Defusing Process
- Approaching, Containment and Problem Solving Strategies
- When and How to Disengage
- Special Considerations
- Addressing Enablers of Violence
This is an introductory-intermediate level workshop intended for anyone wanting to learn more about violence and interpersonal strategies useful in de-escalating the imminent threats of violence
Method of Delivery
Lecture, video, case study exercises, skill development and small group discussion
At the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:
- Understand the role of anger in violent incidents.
- Identify their own styles of interaction.
- Describe a framework for defusing potentially violent situations.
- Identify potential risk factors.
- Apply principles learned to their own environment.
You Will Receive
A pdf copy of our resource manual.
Live streamed workshops are best viewed with another person. This allows you to fully participate in small group discussion and skill development opportunities. Note that each each person needs to individually register and pay.
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