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Benson presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on threat assessment March 16

Dr. Stacey Benson, Psy. D., will present “Threat assessments part two: Case examples” for the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, March 16. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/video conferencing. Dr. Benson is licensed clinical psychologist and president and CEO at Benson Psychological Services, PC, and a clinical assistant professor at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences based in Fargo, N.D.

Upon completion of this program, the learner will be able to:

  • Identify the basic components of a comprehensive threat assessment.
  • Recognize the warning signs and escalation in the case example presented.
  • Identify three interventions tried by the parents in the case example that were intended to interrupt the pathway to violence.

This Grand Rounds presentation, sponsored by the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the School’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, is broadcast via video conference to many sites throughout North Dakota and Minnesota and is also streamed via personal computers. If you want information on how to attend, please contact Teresa Klein at 701.293.4101 or teresa.klein@UND.edu.

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.