April 24, 2018

Rationalizations for ignoring warning signs

Just like a narcissist we just ignore the warning signs of school/workplace violence (SV/WPV). This in turn leads directly to us being responsible for carnage and destruction within our schools & businesses, and they have no excuse for not being reported as potential problems. Countless rationalizations are used by students/employees and administrators/employers alike that prevent […]

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April 24, 2018

“Save my life, I’m going down for the last time…”

This song from the 70s is familiar to those of us who lived then and liked the music. But what does that have to do with workplace/school violence (WPV/SV) prevention? It is really very simple…think of a perpetrator, or potential, who is clinging to their last ripped and shredded fingernail to the edge of…sanity. This […]

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April 24, 2018

4 groups of people to watch to prevent Workplace Violence

It can happen to anyone, anywhere, at any time, for any reason Before we can lessen the risk or attempt to prevent any incidents of workplace violence (WPV) we must understand where the threat comes from. There are four groups of people which WPV mainly originates from; Violence as a result of another crime Roughly […]

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April 24, 2018

Anniversaries of violence

As many of you may remember, or have already heard, Yesterday and today this is a somber and solemn anniversary. These are the anniversaries of the Alfred Murrah federal building bombing in Oklahoma City, OK. In 1997 & Columbine High School massacre in 1999. It is never an easy subject to broach and especially painful […]

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March 19, 2018

“Save my life, I’m going down for the last time…”

This song from the 70s is familiar to those of us who lived then and liked the music. But what does that have to do with workplace/school violence (WPV/SV) prevention? It is really very simple…think of a perpetrator, or potential, who is clinging to their last ripped and shredded fingernail to the edge of…sanity. This […]

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January 17, 2018

Stop the violence!

The current spate of school shootings has risen to an almost epidemic rate. 11 in January and 6 since that last Wednesday. The partial solution is easy to comprehend and not compluicated, but no one wishes to listen to it. Why wouldn’t someone listen to how to stop the killing of our kids? Simple enough […]

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