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The internet's leading podcast on realistic self-defence, martial arts, and the management of violence. Joe Saunders is a leading experts in occupational violence and verbal de-escalation, as well as a lifelong martial artist. On this show, Joe interviews the world's leading experts in the management of violence and also provides his own take on how we can keep our families and communities safe.

The Managing Violence Podcast is dedicated to the study of three core elements of the violence:

Hoplology: The study of human combative behaviour and performance (includes martial arts, self-defence, combatives, war)

Psychology: The study of mind and behaviour (in particular, evolutionary, social and developmental psychology)

Criminology: The study of crime and deviant behaviour

We draw inspiration from the warrior scholars of the past as we interview and learn from the warrior scholars of our present, to inspire and inform the warrior scholars of our future.

Managing Violence Podcast with Joe Saunders Joe Saunders

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The internet's leading podcast on realistic self-defence, martial arts, and the management of violence. Joe Saunders is a leading experts in occupational violence and verbal de-escalation, as well as a lifelong martial artist. On this show, Joe interviews the world's leading experts in the management of violence and also provides his own take on how we can keep our families and communities safe.

The Managing Violence Podcast is dedicated to the study of three core elements of the violence:

Hoplology: The study of human combative behaviour and performance (includes martial arts, self-defence, combatives, war)

Psychology: The study of mind and behaviour (in particular, evolutionary, social and developmental psychology)

Criminology: The study of crime and deviant behaviour

We draw inspiration from the warrior scholars of the past as we interview and learn from the warrior scholars of our present, to inspire and inform the warrior scholars of our future.

    MVP90: Dr James S. Cawood

    MVP90: Dr James S. Cawood

    Dr. Cawood is President of Factor One which is a California based corporation specializing in threat assessment and management, violence risk assessment, behavioral analysis, security consulting, and investigations. Dr. Cawood has worked in the field for more than 30 years. He has successfully assessed and managed over 5000 violence related cases for federal and state government agencies, universities and colleges, public and private corporations, and other business entities throughout North America and the world.


    Dr. Cawood is currently serving on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Threat Assessment and Management (American Psychological Association), as the Vice-Chairman of the Certification Committee which is responsible for the ATAP Certified Threat Manager (CTM) program, and he is also serving on the Professional Certification Board (PCB) of ASIS International. He is the former Association President of the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP).


    Dr. Cawood is a graduate of U.C. Berkeley, holds a Masters degree in Forensic Psychology from Argosy University, and a Ph.D. in Psychology from Northcentral University. He has served on the faculties of Golden Gate University, in their Security Management degree program and the University of California, Santa Cruz extension, teaching Threat Management.


    He co-authored the book, Violence Assessment and Intervention: The Practitioner's Handbook, CRC Press. His most recent book, Threat and Violence Interventions: The Effective Application of Influence released by Academic Press in November of 2020.



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    • 52 min
    MVP89: Drone Warfare with Lt. Col. Wayne Phelps

    MVP89: Drone Warfare with Lt. Col. Wayne Phelps

    On this episode we chat drone warfare and the psychological cost of killing remotely with retired Lt. Col. Wayne Phelps.
     
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    • 54 min
    MVP88: Situational Awareness with Dr Gav Schneider

    MVP88: Situational Awareness with Dr Gav Schneider

    On this episode I am joined by my own boss, sensei, mentor and all around violence expert Dr Gav Schneider. Gav is a 7th degree black belt in krav maga and jujitsu, as well as holding a PhD in criminology specialising in use of force decision making. He is an experienced security professional, cutting his teeth protecting dignitaries in his native South Africa before moving to Australia. He is now one of Australia's most in-demand and highly regarded risk management consultants and the creator of the concept of Presilience®.


     


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    Get your discount at R2S Academy here: www.r2s.academy (code: JoeMVP)


     



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    • 54 min
    MVP87: Lessons from Celebrity Protection with Todd Fox

    MVP87: Lessons from Celebrity Protection with Todd Fox

    Todd Fox is the Founder & Managing Director of the Close Protection Corps which provides protective services to celebrities, executives, diplomats, and NGOs. To date the company has succesfully operated in 147 countries.

    Todd is a former Marine, Law Enforcement Officer, Professional Fighter and Author. His most recent book, Protection for & from Humanity, is focused on providing protective systems and processes for the average citizen.
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    • 51 min
    MVP86: Security Industry Defensive Tactics with Nick Wyborn

    MVP86: Security Industry Defensive Tactics with Nick Wyborn

    Nick Wyborn is a defensive tactics instructor and security professional with a combined 16 years security and law enforcement experience across multiple Government agencies.

    As an Operational Safety Instructor in the NSW Police Force, Nick was one of the youngest members of the WTTU (Weapons & Tactics Training Unit), a specialist unit within the NSW Police Academy in Goulburn. He is a Police & Civilian Response to Active Shooter Instructor, and an instructor of multiple defensive tactics and combative systems.

    He is a published author of the book ‘Defensive Tactics for Security Professionals; a comprehensive guide for staying safe in the security industry’ available on Amazon and Kindle. 



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    • 54 min
    MVP85: A Scientific Approach to Reality Based Training with Jeff Quail

    MVP85: A Scientific Approach to Reality Based Training with Jeff Quail

    Jeff Quail, MSc has a Masters degree in Applied Psychology from the University of Liverpool. Prior to becoming the CEO of Setcan Corporation, Jeff served as a law enforcement helicopter pilot in Canada. Jeff is responsible for the creation of the Shocknife, StressVest, Neck Check, SimVoice and numerous other RBT products. Jeff is a court declared expert in officer safety training and tactics.


     
    He is the co-author of the excellent new book, A Scientific Approach to Reality Based Training. Grab a copy here: https://geni.us/RBTMVP


     
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    • 1 hr 11 min

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