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Sexual Abuse at Organizational Facilities

By Lisa A. Thorsen, Ed.D., C.R.C., C.P.S.I.
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Sexual violence transcends age and organizational settings. It can occur with young children, older children, individuals with disabilities, and with elderly adults. Studies suggest that 12-40 percent…

Playground Standards & Guidelines

By Lisa A. Thorsen, Ed.D., C.R.C., C.P.S.I.
Expert Overview

In this article, expert witnesses specializing in pediatric biomechanics and child supervision discuss the standards and guidelines relevant to playground injuries associated with monkey bars and…

Plans of Care: Discussing Supervision Standards of Care

By Lisa A. Thorsen, Ed.D., C.R.C., C.P.S.I.
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In this article, supervised care expert, Dr. Lisa Thorsen broadly discusses Plans of Care as they apply across a range of supervised care environments. The experts at Robson Forensic are regularly…

Playground Surfacing Materials

By Lisa A. Thorsen, Ed.D., C.R.C., C.P.S.I.
Expert Article

This article provides an introductory lesson on playground surfacing materials. Topics discussed include the variety of surfacing materials used and the depths at which these materials should be…

Supervision on the School Playground

By Lisa A. Thorsen, Ed.D., C.R.C., C.P.S.I.
Expert Article

This article examines supervision best practice philosophies associated with educational communities. The article also discusses a pro-active leadership approach to developing playground policy and…