ABOUT

     RAN Customized Training and Consulting was developed to assist community corrections agencies, social service providers, faith based organizations, and other agencies with implementing sex offender management protocols as well as leadership development, team building, defensive tactics, and staff safety.  Combined, we have over 35 years of experience in the community corrections field and have assisted many individuals throughout the country with developing or enhancing their programs. 
 

     We provide professional and evidenced based training and consulting to social service and correctional agencies.  We take pride in developing training and other solutions to address the needs of the community.

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     Richmond Parsons is a nationally recognized trainer with more than thirty years of experience in probation and parole.  Richmond is co-owner of RAN Customized Training and Consulting and is a Chief Adult Probation Officer in Pennsylvania.    He has conducted trainings nationally for probation and parole, law enforcement, and treatment providers on topics such as sex offender management/treatment and cyber-sex offenders.  He is one of the founding fathers of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers (MARATSA).  He is also a recipient of the Matty Muir Leadership Award which recognized his contributions to victims of sexual assault.

     Nicholas Honyara is currently the supervisor of a Sexual Offenders Unit. He received his Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice from West Chester University. He has been working in Community Corrections for over 15 years and has held various positions within the department.  He has trained probation officers from across the country in supervising the cyber sexual offender.  He is currently a member of a Sexual Assault Task Force, the Middle Atlantic Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers and is a certified Field Search Instructor.

WHY RAN CONSULTING & TRAINING?

     We believe that we provide the tools to individuals to develop internal and external controls for those with problematic sexual behaviors which correlates in a reduction of new victimization and help those individuals develop a healthy and prosocial lifestyle.  We believe we accomplish this through:

Providing meaningful techniques and interventions that can be implemented immediately based on the current research, literature, and best practices.

Delivering training in an engaging, interactive, and exciting format that enhances the learning experience of the participants.

Identifying techniques and solutions which are innovative and creative to effectuate positive change.

Inspiring and reigniting the passion of participants to facilitate change and to be truly present in their interactions with the individuals that they serve.