Handle With Care (HWC) has been a leader in the field of crisis intervention, behavior management and restraint for over two decades.

Established in 1984, Handle With Care® (“HWC”) has created safer human service environments in over 1000 organizations and schools in all 50 states and internationally. From 1974-1984, the HWC program underwent a 10 year research and development process at the Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia – one of the most advanced and progressive psychiatric hospitals in the country.

Handle With Care specializes in safely managing behaviorally challenged and disruptive behavior.

Handle With Care’s training model is considered the “standard of best practices” in behavior management and safe physical intervention and is taught throughout the entire spectrum of the human services environment and schools.

Handle With Care’s program is used by schools, ADA/504 and IDEA classrooms, Joint Commission accredited, Medicare/Medicaid and Federally funded participating facilities.  HWC complies with all state and Federal laws, regulations and policies.

Handle With Care’s President and Founder is a qualified expert in the use of non-lethal force and physical restraint.  HWC provides free expert technical assistance and witness testimony for clients.  HWC also provides expert technical assistance and witness testimony for non-clients.

  • VERBAL PROGRAM
  • PHYSICAL PROGRAM
  • INSTRUCTOR CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
  • MEDIATION/CONFLICT RESOLUTION•    
  • FOSTER CARE, PARENT & GUARDIAN PROGRAM
  • EARLY CHILDHOOD: PRE-SCHOOL AND EARLY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • MASTER TRAINER