Pre-Conference Workshop

Assessment of protective factors in adults, young adults and juveniles: learning to use the SAPROF & SAPROF-Youth Version

PRESENTER: Michiel de Vries Robbé, Ed Hilterman

DATE: June 24, 2019

TIME: 9am - 5pm (Full Day)

COST: $250 CAD


This workshop will focus on the value of protective factors for clinical practice with adults, young adults and juveniles. Participants will be introduced to the SAPROF and the SAPROF-YV and will be trained in using both tools by means of a young adult case study example. Specific attention is paid to decision-making regarding the most applicable tool for young adults. Advantages for risk assessment and risk management will be discussed and international research results with the SAPROF(-YV) will be presented. In addition, new developments regarding additional SAPROF manuals (i.e., for intellectual disabilities, for longer-term inpatient treatment, and for sexual offending) will be discussed.


  1. Learn about protective factors for violence risk in juveniles and (young) adults
  2. Learn about the SAPROF and the SAPROF-YV for assessing protective factors for (young) adults and juveniles
  3. Learn about empirical findings and new developments for specific client groups

**When attending this workshop, participants are obliged to purchase a copy of the SAPROF or the SAPROF-YV manual. Manuals can be purchased on the day of the workshop. Costs for the manual (C$60 special conference workshop rate) are additional to the workshop attendance fee.

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