This panel will address programs that train police officers to recognize manageable conflict and exercise skills in defusing confrontation.
SPEAKERS: Professor Kirk Burkhalter ’04, New York Law School Susan Herman, former Deputy Commissioner, Collaborative Policing, NYPD; former Director, Mayor’s Office of Community Mental Health Detective Jeff Thompson, Ph.D., Adjunct Associate Research Scientist, Columbia University Medical Center; NYPD Mental Health and Wellness Coordinator
MODERATOR: Professor Maria Volpe, Ph.D., Director of the CUNY Dispute Resolution Center, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
DATE Thursday, February 17, 2022
TIME 5:30 p.m.–6:45 p.m. EST
Information on accessing the webinar will be provided via email closer to the webinar date.