Recommended Reading for Threat Assessment Team Members


Antidote for a Stalker, Mike Proctor, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, North Charleston, SC.



Assessing Student Threats: A Handbook for Implementing the Salem-Keizer System, Edited by John Van Dreal, Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, New York, NY.



Concepts and Case Studies in Threat Management, Frederick S. Calhoun and Stephen W. Weston, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.



Contemporary Threat Management, Frederick S. Calhoun and Stephen W. Weston, Specialized Training Services, San Diego, CA.



Dangerous Instincts, Mary Ellen O’Toole, Hudson Street Press, New York, NY.



Dark Side of Relationship Pursuit, William R. Cupach, Brian H. Spitzberg, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Mawah, NJ.


Fear and Violence on the Job, Steve Albrecht, Carolina Academic Press, Durham, NC.



The Handbook for Campus Threat Assessment and Management Teams, Gene Deisinger, Marissa Randazzo, Daniel O’Neill, Jenna Savage, TSG Solutions, Los Angeles, CA.



International Handbook of Threat Assessment, Edited by J. Reid Meloy and Jens Hoffman, Oxford University Press, New York, NY.


Journal of Threat Assessment and Management, edited by Stephen D. Hart, Published quarterly by the Educational Publishing Foundation of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.



Making Prevention a Reality: Identifying, Assessing, and Managing the Threat of Targeted Attacks, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Behavioral Analysis Unit – NCAVC, Washington, D.C.



Protective Intelligence Threat Assessment Investigations, Robert A. Fein and Bryan Vossekuil, U.S. Secret Service, Washington, D.C.



Protective Operations: A Handbook for Security and Law Enforcement, Glenn P. McGovern, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.



Red Flags: How to Spot Frenemies, Underminers and Toxic People in Your LifeWendy Patrick, Ph.D., Barnes & Noble



School Violence Threat Management, Kris Mohandie, Specialized Training Services, San Diego, CA.



Stalking Crimes and Victim Protection, Ed. Joseph Davis, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.



Stalking, Threatening, and Attacking Public Figures, J. Reid Meloy, Lorraine Sheridan and Jens Hoffmann, Oxford University Press, New York, NY.



Targeted Violence, Glenn P. McGovern, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.



Threat Assessment and Management Strategies: Identifying the Howlers and the HuntersFrederick S. Calhoun and Stephen W. Weston, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.



Threat Assessment in Schools, Robert A. Fein, Bryan Vossekuil, William Pollock, Randy Borum, William Modzeleski, Marisa Reddy, U.S. Secret Service and U.S. Department of Education, Washington, D.C.



Threat Assessment – A Risk Management Approach, James T. Turner and Michael G. Gelles, The Haworth Press, New York, NY.



Violence Assessment and Intervention, James S. Cawood and Michael H. Corcoran, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.



Violence in the Workplace: A Prevention and Management Guide for Businesses, S. Anthony Baron, Pathfinder Publishing, California.



Violence Risk and Threat Assessment, Reid J. Meloy, Specialized Training Services, San Diego, CA.



Violence Assessment and Intervention, Michael H. Corcoran and James Cawood, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.



Suggested Websites:

Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP)


            (Especially the Body of Knowledge for the Certified Threat Manager program)


U.S. Secret Service National Threat Assessment Center (NTAC)



Victims of Crime – Stalking Resource Center



American Society of Industrial Security International (ASIS)



Center for Disease Control and Prevention – National Center for Injury Prevention and Control



Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence



American Institute on Domestic Violence