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Threat assessment article published by Mother Jones

Posted by APATAP on March 31, 2017 at 4:55 AM Comments comments (58)

On a breezy, unusually warm morning in late October, about 60 cops, mental health counselors, pastors, and business leaders are gathered inside a community center in Newton, Kansas for an intensive training. They sit mostly stone-faced around folding tables with coffee and pastries as Dr. Russell Palarea launches into a close analysis of the 1999 cult comedy Office Space. He explains why the behavior of Milton Waddams—a memorably pathetic cubicle dweller who suffers multiple indignities at the hands of his coworkers—holds the key to preventing a mass shooting.

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2017/03/mass-shooting-hesston-kansas-threat-assessment ;

Campus Threat Management news feature on Nature

Posted by APATAP on January 12, 2014 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Nature, the International weekly journal of Science, published a news feature on campus threat management: "Workplace violence: Caught on campus".


Click here to read the article or download the PDF here.