Safety Talk Ep 12 – Ashley Desiderio discusses workplace violence & risk assessment
Pete welcomes expert Ashleigh Diserio to the Safety Talk Podcast to discuss workplace violence and threat assessments. Ashleigh covers a wide variety of topics including violence prevention programs, defining workplace violence and workplace bullying and setting up threat assessment teams.
Organizations cannot have a one-size-fits-all plan for workplace violence, so Ashleigh Diserio Consulting works with organizations to develop individualized comprehensive plans to prevent, analyze, and respond to threats of incidents of violence in the workplace.
Ashleigh Diserio has 13 years of experience working with the U.S. government and private sector clients. Her experience applying psychological theories in investigative, operational, and national security settings allows her to assist individuals and organizations in understanding an individual’s mindset, motivations, behaviors, and intentions. Her understanding in predicting and countering behaviors of individuals who display potentially dangerous character traits enables her to work with organizations to achieve the highest standards in threat and violence risk assessment, investigations, and other areas.
Ashleigh has a BS Degree in Psychology from Bethany College and a Masters Degree in Forensic Psychology from Marymount University.