The National Institute for the Prevention of Workplace Violence is an occupational violence prevention company that serves as a center for research, consulting, training and communication. The institute educates employers, unions and employees about the threats of violence in workplaces. It focuses on preventative efforts and prepares clients to respond appropriately in cases related to workplace violence. The National Institute for the Prevention of Workplace Violence helps supervisors and managers to recognize the early warning signs of issues that lead to occupational violence. The institute has a team of professionals who specialize in security, behavioral psychology, safety, human resources, law, anger management and conflict resolution. The National Institute for the Prevention of Workplace Violence is a member of the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals, Society for Human Resource Management and National Association of Professional Background Screeners.