Self-Care for Threat Assessment and Management Professionals

Presented By Brianne Layden, PhD
Brianne Layden, PhD

3 Hours | 3 CEs

The on-demand professional training program on Self-Care for Threat Assessment and Management Professionals is presented by Brianne Layden, PhD in partnership with Protect International Risk and Safety Services.

More attention needs to be paid to how you cope with the content of the threat assessments you carry out, the impact that interviewees or collaterals may have on you, or even the stress associated with the setting in which you work.

Intended Audience

This on-demand professional training program is intended for mental health and other allied professionals

Experience Level

This on-demand professional training program is appropriate for beginner, intermediate, and advanced level clinicians.

CE / CPD Credit

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Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this program you will be able to:

Describe the potential impact of conducting threat assessments on professionals

Describe an overview of tools and best-practice guidelines related to self-care

Describe individual, relational, and organizational warning signs related to problems with self-care

Describe possible solutions to assist professionals and organizations with improving their self-care practices


Presented By

Brianne Layden, PhD

Dr. Brianne Layden obtained BA, MA, and PhD degrees in psychology at Simon Fraser University. She worked with the Forensic Psychiatric Services Commission of British Columbia, Canada, as a psychology assistant, and with the DBT Centre of Vancouver as a clinical extern from 2012 to 2016. She also wor...


1. Introduction

2. Nature of the Problem

3. Guidelines and Tools

4. Warning Signs

5. Effective Strategies

Develop a Specialty Area of Practice

Transforming mental health professionals into experts

Expert Instructors

Professional training developed and delivered by the field's leading experts

CE Credit

Earn CE credit for meaningful professional training that will elevate your practice

Convenience & Flexibility

Learn at your own pace, from wherever you might be!

Program Partner

Protect International Risk and Safety Services

We are proud to partner with Protect International Risk and Safety Services for this training. Protect International's threat assessment professionals are internationally recognized experts that have developed some of the world's most widely used and best-validated threat assessment tools. Protect International provides services and products related to violence risk assessment and management, also known as threat assessment and management. Protect International services and products include threat assessment training and support, case assessment and management, legal consultation, policy review and development, and program evaluation and research; along with threat assessment manuals, worksheets, licenses, and software applications for those tools.

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