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Workplace Violence & Drug Use Colon-Rivera 1 Workplace Violence & Drug Use Yajahira S Colon-Rivera ECPI University Dr. T. Rzemyk March 18, 2018 Unit 3 Assignment: Workplace Violence & Drug Use
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Workplace Violence & Drug Use Colon-Rivera 2 1. Who are the four contributors to the article? What are their backgrounds? Stephens J. Romano, M.A., a retired FBI special agent, operates a consulting/training firm in Greenville, South Carolina. Micol E. Levi-Minzi, M.A., M.S., a doctoral student at the Center for Psychological Studies, Nova Southeastern University, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Eugene A. Rugala, a retired FBI special agent. He’s with the Center for Personal Protection and Safety in Spokane, Washington. Vincent B. Van Hasselt, Ph.D., a professor of psychology at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and a police office in Plantation, Florida. 2. Do you believe that the following Workplace Violence Spectrum is applicable to most work environments? Why or why not? Yes. Workplace violence covers a wide range of disruptive behaviors that may include threats, harassment, intimidation, bullying, assaults, stalking, and domestic violence that enter the workplace. Furthermore, workplace violence can produce homicides such as active shooter, incidents, and rare events. (Romano, et al., 2011) However, many episodes that don't have involve physical violence often go unreported. Disruptive behaviors include aggressive, hostile, or emotionally abusive behaviors that generate anxiety or create a climate of distrust, and that adversely affect productivity and morale. These behaviors could, but will not necessarily, escalate into more severe behavior falling further along the Workplace Violence Spectrum.
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