Workplace violence affects more than two million persons annually. At this event we will explore the psychology of workplace violence, learn tactics for de-escalating disruptive behavior, define employer responsibilities and policies they can use to deal with disruptive behavior, and discuss when employers should involve law enforcement.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
10:00-11:30 a.m. — please plan to arrive 10-15 minutes early to allow enough time for check-in
New location: due to strong interest, this event will now take place at a larger venue located at 1330 Connecticut Ave NW on the 3rd floor.
Dr. Elspeth Ritchie, Chair of Department of Psychiatry, Medstar Washington Hospital Center
Kara Ariail, Partner, Holland and Knight LLP
Lt. Shane Lamond, MPD Special Operations Division
Detective Elisa Brown, Lead Negotiator, MPD Special Operations Division
Leona Agouridis, Executive Director, Golden Triangle Business Improvement District
This meeting is intended for HR professionals, property and security managers in the Golden Triangle BID.