Juvenile and Adult Firesetting


Co-Sponsored by Massachusetts Department of Mental Health; FirePsych, Inc; & William James College

Presenters: Ann Adams; Kristin Batista, LMHC; Robert Kinscherff, PhD, JD; Kate Myers, LICSW; Robert Stadolnik, EdD; Theresa A. Gannon, DPhil, CPsychol (Forensic); & Dr. Nichola Tyler

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Juvenile Firesetting: Best Practice Standards for Assessment and Intervention Planning

This program reviews the research literature on typologies of firesetting among children and adolescents, and presents professional practice guidelines and principles for the clinical assessment firesetting from naïve experimentation through planned setting of fires to inflict damage to property and/or harm to persons

Course Code: JF19

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Assessment of Adult Firesetting: Emerging Principles and Practice

This workshop will describe emerging firesetting risk assessment modeling and practices that are grounded in the latest theoretical and professional literature and will provide opportunity for live fire history interviewing and use of structured interview tools.

Course Code: AAF1 

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Adult Firesetting: Emerging Theory and Treatment Model

This training will cover theoretical explanations of firesetting, primary treatment needs and risk assessment guidelines, and treatment of firesetting in specialized populations.

Course Code: AAF2


Additional Information

Each workshop costs $80 and 6 CE credits can be earned. 

PLEASE NOTE: There are two workshops on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. You cannot attend both of these events.

You can just attend one event on January 8th, you can just attend the January 9th workshop, or you can attend ONE event on January 8, 2019 and the January 9th workshop.

  • Where

  • U/Mass Medical School
    South Street Campus
    333 South St.
    Shrewsbury, Massachusetts 01545

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