Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT)
Maysville Community and Technical College (MCTC) is concerned with the safety, health, and well-being of its students, faculty, staff and community. The Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT) works to promote the sharing of information internally when significant circumstances pertaining to the health and safety of MCTC students or employees arise. Members of the team intake and assess information, take action when necessary and track details about behavior concerns noted on campus. The team links distressed individuals to appropriate services while balancing the individuals rights with the rights of all others for safety.
The BIT provides administrators, faculty, staff and students with one place to report their concerns about a persons behavior that may pose a threat to students, faculty, staff or the community.
Reasons for a BIT Referral:
- Person states intent to harm him/herself;
- Person states intent to harm others;
- Person demonstrates erratic behaviors that significantly disrupt the learning or working environment.