No More Massacres: How to Prevent School-Based Violence

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Thursday, May 23, 2013

8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.



In this special two-day seminar -- presented by the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office -- Dr. Daniel Flannery will focus on community-based violence prevention.

"No More Massacres" is an excellent session for school administrators, first responders, mental-health personnel, social workers. and juvenile and corrections staffers. Topics to include:

  • Identifying at-risk youth
  • Influence of exposure to violence and trauma
  • Bullying and victimization
  • School violence, risk prevention, threat assessments and interventions
  • Evidence-based practices and model programs 

Cost to attend:

Location (UPDATED):

Clackamas County Sheriff's Office
Brooks Building (4th Floor)

9101 SE Sunnybrook Rd
Clackamas, OR 97015 [ map ]

  • Please check in at the front desk in the lobby
  • Park in large parking lot on the west side of the Brooks Building

For more information: Email Jan Miller

About the Presenter:

Dr. Daniel Flannery is the Semi J. and Ruth Begun Professor and Director of the Begun Center for Violence Prevention Research and Education at the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences (MSAS) at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU).

From 1998 through 2010, he served as Founding Director of the Institute for the Study and Prevention of Violence at Kent State University. He is also a licensed clinical-child psychologist, a member of the graduate faculty of the University of Notre Dame, and an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University of the University Hospitals of Cleveland.

He is senior editor of Youth Violence: Prevention, Intervention and Social Policy (1999) for American Psychiatric Press and of the Cambridge Handbook of Violent Behavior and Aggression (2007) by Cambridge University Press. He is also author of Violence and Mental Health in Everyday Life: Prevention and Intervention for Children and Adolescents (2006) for Rowman & Littlefield.

Dr. Flannery's primary areas of research are in youth violence prevention, the link between violence and mental health, and program evaluation. He received his PhD in 1991 in Clinical-Child Psychology from Ohio State University.

His previous appointments were as Assistant Professor of Family Studies at the University of Arizona, Associate Professor of Child Psychiatry at CWRU, and Professor of Criminal Justice Studies and Public Health at Kent State University. He was named a University Distinguished Scholar at Kent State in 2006 and appointed in 2008 by the U.S. Secretary of Education to the U.S. Department of Education's Safe and Drug Free Schools Community Advisory Committee.