Section: Behavioral Review and Recommendation Team

Resources for Faculty & Staff

UW-Platteville students

What are behaviors that I should be reporting?

  •     Significant change in appearance, mood and/or social functioning
  •     Behavior that creates a disruptive or hostile environment
  •     Actions that potentially endanger the safety of any member of the UW-Platteville community
  •     Behavior that impacts one's ability to function appropriately and successfully on campus
  •     Disruptive behaviors (e.g., in the classroom, off-campus)
  •     Threatening words or actions toward faculty, students or staff
  •     Online posting in social media or journals that are threatening
  •     Uncharacteristic and/or extreme aggression toward others
  •     Projects or papers that convey clear intentions to harm self or others
  •     Observed self-injurious behavior, such as extreme thinness, burns or cuts
  •     Suicidality, including threats, gestures, ideation and known attempts of suicide
  •     Relationship violence
  •     Stalking
  •     Aggressive acts toward an identified group
  •     Students with weapons or an infatuation with fire, firearms, bombs, ammunition or weaponry
  •     Paranoia or delusions by a student
  •     Flat affect or extreme lack of responsiveness
  •     Excessive class absenteeism
  •     Uncharacteristic poor academic performance
  •     Substance abuse
  •     Poor academic performance
  •     Substance abuse

What type of information should I be providing?

  • Providing as much information as possible is essential:
  • Student, faculty or staff member’s name
  • Brief factual description and direct quotes of the incident or behavior.
  • Where and when the incident or behavior occurred
  • Your name, position and complete contact information
  • Any information received via emails, electronic class postings, list serves, class assignments, and social on-line networking sites


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