Recent Events

Recent Conferences, Events, Workshops​​​

Webinar, Justice Clearing House, Presenter, School Guardian Programs: A Psychological Perspective, September 15 , 2020.

2020 Florida Association of School Resource Officers’ Annual Conference, Presenter, Cumulative Trauma to Suicide:  The Covert Enemies of Law Enforcement, July 21, 2020; Orlando, FL.

Webinar, Justice Clearing House, Presenter, Cumulative Trauma: The Covert Enemy of First Responders, July 14, 2020.

2020 National Sheriffs’ Association Winter Legislative and Technology Conference, Presenter, The Gilchrist County Ambush:  The Killing of Two Deputies and the Psychological Aftermath, February 9, 2020, Washington, DC.

2020 National Sheriffs’ Association Winter Legislative and Technology Conference, Co-Presenter, From Leadership to Front Line Officers:  Psychological Strategies and Resources to Improve Officer Wellness, including Longevity, Morale, Performance and Suicide Prevention, February 8, 2020, Washington, DC.

International Association of Chiefs of Police, 2019 Annual Conference and Exposition, Presenter, Cumulative Trauma: The Covert Enemy of First Responders, October 26, 2019. Chicago, Illinois.

Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center Gold Shield Signature Lecture Series, Keynote Speaker, Opioid Use Disorders, Substance Abuse and Addiction in Law Enforcement – The Covert Enemies and Tactics to Combat Them, August 27, 2019, Wichita, Kansas.

39th Annual Mid-States Organized Crime Center Conference, Presenter, Officer Down: How Agencies Can Manage Critical Incidents and Ensure Psychological Survival, August 21-22, 2019, Duluth, Minnesota.   

Highlands County Sheriff’s Office, Keynote Speaker, PTSD, Cumulative Stress, & Law Enforcement Officer Suicide, July 13, 2019, Sebring, Florida.

Alachua County Sheriff’s Office, Keynote Speaker, PTSD, Cumulative Stress, & Suicide: In the Job of the Telecommunications Officer, July 9 and 11, 2019, Gainesville, Florida.

National Sheriffs’ Association, 2019 Annual Education and Technology Exposition, Presenter, Suicide – Tactics and Strategies for Combating an Officer’s Deadliest Threat, June 16, 2019, Louisville, KY.

National Sheriffs’ Association, 2019 Annual Education and Technology Exposition, Presenter, School Guardian Programs – A Psychological Perspective, June 16, 2019, Louisville, KY.

Florida Association of Hostage Negotiators, 2019 Annual Conference, Presenter, Millennials:  The Strengths, Limitations and Unique Characteristics of the “Me” Generation, June 2019, Daytona Beach, FL.

Axon Accelerate 2019: International Law Enforcement Technology Conference, Presenter, Substance Abuse and Addiction – The Covert Enemy and Tactics to Combat It, April 30-May 1, 2019, Phoenix, AZ.

Gulf County Sheriff’s Office and Florida Panhandle Agencies, Train the TrainerProgram: PTSD, Mental Health Awareness, Prevention, Mitigation and Treatment in Law Enforcement and First Responder Agencies, April 23 -24, 2019. Port St. Joe, FL.

National Parks Service Law Enforcement Rangers, Pacific West Region, Trainer and Presenter, Officer Down: How Agencies Can Manage Critical Incidents and Ensure Psychological Survival, April 5, 2019.    Las Vegas, NV.

Alachua County Sheriff’s Office, Training Seminar, Presenter, PTSD, Cumulative Stress, and Law Enforcement Officer Suicide, February 2019, Gainesville, FL.

Florida Sheriff’s Risk Management Fund, Program Developer and Lead Trainer, Train the Trainer Program: PTSD, Mental Health Awareness, Prevention, Mitigation and Treatment in Law Enforcement and First Responder Agencies, November 6, 7, 14 & 15, 2018, Orlando and Tallahassee, FL.

Florida Sheriff’s Association Executive Leadership and Fleet Exposition Conference, Presenter, Pre-Employment Psychological Evaluations; Best Practices and Challenges, October 29, 2018, Orlando, FL.

Florida Association of Police Attorneys, Presenter, Best Practices in Dealing with PTSD and Other Mental Health Issues, October 26, 2018, Sarasota, FL.

International Association of Chiefs of Police, 2018 Annual Conference & Exposition, Presenter, Officer Down: How Smaller Agencies Can Manage Critical Incidents and Ensure Psychological Survival, October 6, 2018, Orlando, FL.

Florida Sheriff’s Association 2018 Summer Conference, Presenter, Risk Management Training – PTSD Train the Trainer Program, June 23, 2018, Orlando, FL.

National Sheriff’s Association’s 2018 Education and Technology Exposition, Presenter, In the Mind of a Mass Murderer – Understanding Mindsets and Motives Behind Mass Casualty Crimes, June 16, 2018,  New Orleans, LA.

North Central Florida Crisis Intervention Team Training, Presenter, Assessing Threat and Potential Psychopathology, April 12, 2018, Gainesville, FL.

National Sheriff’s Association’s 2017 Education and Technology Exposition, Presenter, PTSD, Cumulative Stress, and Their Impact on the Officer and Agency, June 24, 2017, Reno, NV.

Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, Supervisor Training Seminar, Presenter, Psychological Aspects of Law Enforcement, April 2016, Pensacola, FL.

Florida Association of Hostage Negotiators, Regional Training Seminar, Lead Presenter: Psychological Aspects of Hostage and Hostage Taker. January 16, 2016, Alachua, FL.

Florida Sheriff’s Association, Winter Conference 2015, Panel Member, The Bell Tragedy – The Psychology of a Mass Shooter, November 2015, Amelia Island, FL.

Florida Police Accreditation Coalition, Summer Conference, Keynote Speaker, Families of Law Enforcement – Impact, Issues and Solutions. June 25, 2015, Orlando, FL.

Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Supervisory Seminar, Training/Keynote Speaker, Stress and Trauma in Work as a Law Enforcement Officer and First Responder. September 2015, Crystal River, FL.