Here you will find resources from Dr. James Gilligan’s November 12, 2012 Webinar “Why Does Violence Occur and How Can We Prevent It?” The slides from the presentation, video clips, books, films and additional mentioned resources are all available here.
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About James Gilligan, M.D.
James Gilligan, M.D., is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry in the School of Medicine, Adjunct Professor in the School of Law, and Collegiate Professor in the School of Arts and Science at New York University. He is a former president of the International Association for Forensic Psychotherapy. He is the author of Violence: Reflections on a National Epidemic, Preventing Violence: Prospects for Tomorrow, and Why Some Politicians Are More Dangerous Than Others. As a faculty member of the Harvard Medical School for many years, he headed the Institute of Law and Psychiatry, and directed mental health services for the Massachusetts prisons and prison mental hospital.