Conditions use

All users of the VERA-2R must possess professional expertise and hold a mandate from their organization or agency for violent extremism risk assessment.

These may be:

  • psychologist
  • psychiatrists
  • analysts of security and intelligence services
  • analysts of police forces

Users are required to maintain hands-on expertise. That is to say that users are expected to use the instrument on a regular basis. The VERA-2R can be used in combination with other analytical approaches.

Peer consulting is essential. For questions on proper use, visit our FAQ-page or send in our question form.