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Brian has trained hundreds of BIT/CARE teams in the core team functions of gathering information on a case, assessing the level of risk, and implementing an intervention and mitigation plan. Brian is the former president of the National Association for Behavioral Intervention and Threat Assessment, where he was part of the team that wrote their risk rubric. At DPrep, he designed the Pathways rubric, on online tool that assigned a risk rating based on the individual's behavior, making it easy to use and effective at mitigating bias in decision making.

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BIT team certification process - audit, interventions, threat assessment
Brief BITs
The Book on BIT
Best BITs
The Assessment of BITs

Brian is an internationally recognized expert in threat assessment and violence prevention. When he was with NABITA, he created several of their assessment tools, including the SIVRA-35, VRAWW, ERIS, and Looking Glass. With DPrep, he developed the DarkFox Violence Risk Assessment, the White Supremacist Indoctrination Rubric, and the Incel Indoctrination Rubric.

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Threat Assessment Certification process
White Supremacist Violence
An Educator's Guide to Assessing Threats in Student Writing
Understanding and Treating Incels
Ending Campus Violence
Harm to Others
A Faculty Guide to Addressing Disruptive and Dangerous Behavior
A Staff Guide to Addressing Disruptive and  Dangerous Behavior on Campus

Brian and the DPrep Safety team offer a number of trainings that can help your organization prepare for and respond to disasters, emergencies, and crisis events. DPrep Safety offers a full safety and security suite, including site walkthroughs, all-hazard response, Mindset active assailant training, and crisis communication.

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