In Search of Safer Communities: Practices for Student Affairs in Addressing Campus Violence: Supplement to New Directions for Student Services, Number 124
January 2009, Jossey-Bass
This report presents a framework of planning for and responding to emergencies such as incidents of violence using a crisis management model. This model provides four phases in which to discuss violence: prevention, preparedness, response and recovery.
This report is a special supplemental issue of the Jossey-Bass higher education quarterly report series New Directions for Student Services.
Principles That Guided Our Discussions.
Crisis Management Model.
Campus Climate and Culture.
Training and Awareness.
Mental and Behavioral Interventions.
Infrastructure and Policy.
Role of the President.
Special Consideration in Mass Casualty Situations.
Academic Affairs and Faculty.
Responding to the Needs of Students.
International: Crisis Abroad.
Psychological First Aid.
Process and Learning from the Incident.
Appendix A: Campus Violence Working Group Members.
Appendix B: Resources.
Appendix C: Charts from Dunkle, Hollingsworth, Barr, Crady and Duncan Workshop (2007).