How the Public Mental Health System Can Help Prevent Violent Tragedies- Live Stream Event

On February 5, 2015, the Hogg Foundation is hosting a public forum: "How the Public Mental Health System Can Help Prevent Violent Tragedies." The featured speaker is Dr. Joel Dvoskin, a forensic and clinical psychologist and a nationally known expert on the relationship between mental illness and violence. He is also the lead editor of Using Social Science to Reduce Violent Offending, which recently won the American Psychology-Law Society's 2013 Book Award. Dr. Dvoskin is a strong advocate for taking a public health approach to violence prevention, one that addresses the root causes of the problem without needlessly stigmatizing persons with mental illness.

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Speaker Dr. Joel Dvoskin
He is a forensic and clinical psychologist and a nationally known expert on the relationship between mental illness and violence. He is also the lead editor of Using Social Science to Reduce Violent Offending, which recently won the American Psychology-Law Society's 2013 Book Award. Dr. Dvoskin is a strong advocate ...

He is a forensic and clinical psychologist and a nationally known expert on the relationship between mental illness and violence. He is also the lead editor of Using Social Science to Reduce Violent Offending, which recently won the American Psychology-Law Society's 2013 Book Award. Dr. Dvoskin is a strong advocate for taking a public health approach to violence prevention, one that addresses the root causes of the problem without needlessly stigmatizing persons with mental illness.

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Organizer Hogg Foundation

When?

Thu, Feb. 5, 2015
2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
(GMT-0600) US/Central

Where?

United States