Mr. Alvarez holds a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, a master’s degree in Forensic Psychology and is currently working on his Ed. D in counseling psychology. For the past ten years he has dedicated his professional efforts around facilitating, documenting, and measuring community violence interruption programs. Mr. Alvarez diverse experience stems from working with Los Angeles County Probation Gang Intervention youth and family programs, City Of Los Angeles Gang Reduction Youth Development Program, and numerous Los Angles street gang and violence intervention initiatives. For the past five years Mr. Alvarez has functioned as a School Dean where he operates under a restorative emotional intelligent model which has helped him reduce suspensions from 122 a year to7 a year.
- Forensic Violence Interruption
- Adolescent Maladaptive Behavior
- Forensic Restorative Justice
- Comprehensive Gang Intervention