Dr Vincent Covello
Meet Dr. Vincent Covello

At the helm of the Center for Risk Communication is Dr. Vincent Covello. Dr. Covello is one of the world’s leading experts and practitioners on the practice of risk, high-concern, and crisis communications and is the author of more than 150 articles in scientific journals and the author/editor of more than 20 books.

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Pathway to Risk Communication

A Video-Based Course on Risk, Crisis, and High-Concern Communication from Dr. Vincent Covello





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Confidentiality Guaranteed

Paramount to our team, is earning and keeping your trust without question.

Collaborative Methodology

We work directly with you and your team to craft effective solutions.

Research-Based Curriculum

We apply tested standards to deliver predictably consistent results.

Insightfully Crafted Guidance

We help draft strategies to mitigate stressful, high-pressure, scenarios.

Center for Risk Communication
about the Center

We are pioneers in the development and application of advanced communication methods.

We specialize in effective communication strategies during high stress, emotionally-charged, situations.

We provide science-based, strategic communications products and solutions that address the questions:

  • When do we see results?
  • What results do we see?
main principles

Our science-based risk communication solutions are practical, applicable, and effective.

High-Stress, Emotionally-Charged, Situations Change Communication Requirements
We’ve all witnessed how quickly a less than preferable situation can quickly escalate to a full blown crisis. Just one uninformed remark by an untrained representative can set off a chain of undesired reactions in a non- or low-stress situation. This is magnified during an emotionally charged, high stress situation.
The Solution: Collaborative, Penetrating, Results Oriented Strategy
The Center for Risk Communication brings science-based techniques to meet public and organizational challenges posed by (mis)perceptions. We help organizations develop, educate, and manage communications internally and publicly as it applies to organizational change – both planned and unexpected. Our incisive, highly collaborative approach is rooted in applied science and has successfully overcome some of the toughest communication challenges across the globe.
A Commitment to Integrity, Fairness
As long time crisis and risk communication practitioners, we have fine tuned techniques developed from behavioral science knowledge based on university-level scientific research and years of practical experience.
our constituencies

Organizations We Serve

The Center for Risk Communication has had the privilege of working successfully with clients in both the private and public sectors, such as:
Corporate Entities

From small to large companies in nearly every enterprise space, we help individuals and teams develop strategies based on proven research and best practices in crisis and risk communication.

Government Institutions

We have engaged with and assisted government units, departments, and teams; military and civil; local, state, and federal; manage their most high-concern communications with evidence-based tactics that work.

Other Organizations

Organizations must often communicate sensitive subjects in high-stress situations and environments. We have worked alongside many such groups to ensure messages are delivered... and heard.









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our benefits

Years of Research, Available to You, Your Team, and Your Organization

Succeed with Proven Techniques

Our strategies are based on research and help address public and organizational communication challenges posed by public perceptions and misperceptions of risks and benefits.

Rise Above Misperceptions

These techniques, developed from behavioral science research and years of practical experience, are critical when misperceptions of high-concern issues create powerful barriers to effective communication.

Overcome Challenges with Unique Solutions

Risk, crisis, and high-concern situations and conditions require the unique solutions and guidance provided by the Center for Risk Communication.

Looking for Assistance with Your Risk, Crisis, or High-Concern Communication?

We welcome the opportunity to discuss your communication needs and challenges together. We are confident we can assist you in developing effective and efficient solutions so that your desired messaging can be received accurately and completely.


What People Say About the Center

We help you see the world differently, discover opportunities you may never have imagined and achieve results that bridge what is with what can be.