National Threat Assessment Expert
Areas of expertise: Behavioral threat assessment, youth violence prevention
Dr. Dewey Cornell is a forensic clinical psychologist and professor of education at the Curry School of Education and Human Development at the University of Virginia. He is the principal author of the leading evidence-based school behavioral threat assessment model, Comprehensive School Threat Assessment Guidelines (CSTAG), and he worked alongside our development team to incorporate it into Navigate360’s Behavioral Threat Assessment Case Manager software solution. Dewey also created the curriculum and was actively involved in developing (and starring in) the eLearning and training exclusively for our CSTAG training program for behavioral threat assessment teams.
Dewey is also the director of the Virginia Youth Violence Project and a faculty associate at the UVA Institute of Law, Psychiatry and Public Policy. He has extensive experience working with juvenile and adult violent offenders and has consulted on a wide range of violence prevention initiatives throughout the United States.
Dewey received his Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Michigan.