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New England Security EXPO 2023 April 27, 2023

Behavioral Threat Assessment Best Practices: What Security Professionals Need to Know
8:30am – 9:30am: Dorian Van Horn, Director of Investigative Operations, Ontic

As Director of Investigative Operations for Ontic, Dorian assists with evaluating threats and guides the management of disturbing behavior to prevent targeted acts. She provides guidance and threat assessment training to businesses, corporations, the sports and entertainment industry, educational institutions, government agencies, foundations and high-profile individuals.

Through her work in both the private and public sectors, she has helped set forth effective strategies for preventing insider threats, suicide, assault, domestic violence, and workplace violence. She is the recipient of multiple awards including the Association of Threat Assessment Professional (ATAP) Meritorious Service Award and has been appointed to multiple accredited associations including advisor to the Lifeline Violence/Threat Assessment Advisory Working Group for violence assessments to the National Suicide Helpline, SAMHSA as well an advisor to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Threat Evaluation and Reporting (NTER) Program and as a Government Advisor, by the Secretary of Defense, to the Defense Science Board (DSB) Task Force on Predicting Violent Behavior which contributed to the DoD report identifying lessons learned from the Ft. Hood attack.

Her publications include School of Threats, Cover Story, Security Management Magazine, A publication of ASIS International; the International Handbook of Threat Assessment; Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers’ Education & Training Commission Threat Assessment & Management; and the Final Report of the Defense Science Board Task Force on Predicting Violent Behavior. She holds a  Master of Science degree from Catholic University of America in Emergency Service Administration.  

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New England Security EXPO 2023

Date: April 27, 2023
Location: Boxboro Regency
242 Adams Pl
Boxborough, MA 01719
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