Competence in the Law

JW - The best source for a comprehensive overview of mental competency in criminal, mental disability, and civil law, Competence in the Law prepares mental health professionals to assess questions of both civil and criminal competence and to counsel lawyers and judges in cases in which these issues are germane.

. A landmark contribution to forensic practice, this book equips you to expertly address critical issues faced in conducting assessments within the legal system. Used book in Good Condition.





Ethical Practice in Forensic Psychology: A Systematic Model for Decision Making

Amer Psychological Assn - Used book in Good Condition. Explores common ethical dilemmas forensic psychologists may encounter in procedures including referrals, evaluations, documentation of findings and opinions, and testimony and termination. The authors present and apply a practical ethical-decision making model to timely case vignettes in the areas of civil, criminal, and child/family law to demonstrate how to approach the ethical challenges faced in forensic psychology; they also offer suggestions for addressing potential ethical misconduct by colleagues.





Psychological Evaluations for the Courts, Third Edition: A Handbook for Mental Health Professionals and Lawyers

The Guilford Press - Courts. Presented are findings, child custody, and procedures related to criminal and civil competencies, civil commitment, sentencing, juvenile justice, antidiscrimination laws, instruments, personal injury claims, and more. Law. The authors offer a uniquely comprehensive discussion of the legal and clinical contexts of forensic assessment, along with best-practice guidelines for participating effectively and ethically in a wide range of criminal and civil proceedings.

Forensic psychology. This is the definitive reference and text for both mental health and legal professionals. Used book in Good Condition. Mental health. Ethics.





The Psychology of Criminal Conduct, Fifth Edition

Anderson - Part 3 examines the prediction and classification of criminal behavior, along with prevention and rehabilitation. The book consists of 15 chapters, which are organized into four sections. The psychology of criminal conduct, fifth Edition, discusses the psychology of criminal behavior, drawing upon general personality, as well as cognitive-behavioral and cognitive social learning perspectives.

Part 2 discusses the eight major risk/need factors of criminal conduct. Technical notes at the back of the book allow the advanced student to explore complex research without distracting readers from the main points. The book is also accessible to members of the general public who are interested in understanding antisocial behavior.

The Psychology of Criminal Conduct, Fifth Edition - Resource notes throughout explain important concepts. Part 4 summarizes the major issues in understanding criminal conduct. Law. Ethics. In addition to senior undergraduate students, sociology, and professionals in psychology, education, criminology, youth and family studies, this book may be helpful to students and practitioners in the fields of social work, graduate students, health, and youth and adult justice.

An acronym index is also provided. Courts. Mental health.





Personality: Theory and Research

Wiley - Forensic psychology. Mental health. Law. It explores each of various theoretical issues at a new level of investigation, that of brain research to provide a more up-to-date look at the field. It draws on research on the biological foundations of personality and trait-based research including investigations of neural mechanisms in defensive information processing as well as brain systems critical to self-concept.

Courts. The text introduces questions of personality-and-brain along with biological foundations. Ethics. Used book in Good Condition. Now in a new edition, this book expands on previous editions on the study of personality and neuroscience. Hardcover, like new.





Handbook of Psychological Assessment

Wiley - Organized according to the sequence mental health professionals follow when conducting an assessment, Groth-Marnat’s Handbook of Psychological Assessment, Sixth Edition covers principles of assessment, evaluation, treatment planning, referral, and report writing. Mental health. Written in a practical, skills-based manner, how to integrate test scores and develop treatment plans as well as instruction on ways to write effective, interpreting assessment data, the Sixth Edition provides guidance on the most efficient methods for selecting and administering tests, client-oriented psychological reports.

This text provides through coverage of the most commonly used assessment instruments including the Wechsler Intelligence Scales, and brief assessment instruments for treatment planning, Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory, Thematic Apperception Test, monitoring, Personality Assessment Inventory, Wechsler Memory Scales, NEO Personality, Rorschach, Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory, and outcome assessment.

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Psychopathology: History, Diagnosis, and Empirical Foundations

Wiley - Courts. Wiley academic. Hardcover, like new. Review dsm-5 classifications matched with illustrative case examples Learn the neurobiological and genetic factors related to each disorder Understand related behavioral, social, cognitive, and emotional effects Delve into translational research, assessment methodologies, and treatment Contributions from specialists in each disorder provide exceptional insight into all aspects of theory and clinical care.

A modern take on adult disorders, and more Psychopathology provides unique, research, incorporating context, evidence-based, state-of-the-art coverage of adult psychopathology as categorical, and continuously evolving. Forensic psychology. Students will delve into the dsm system's limitations and strengths, and they will gain deeper insight into the historical context in which today's diagnoses are made.

Psychopathology: History, Diagnosis, and Empirical Foundations - Law. Used book in Good Condition. Ethics. This book goes beyond dsm descriptions to provide a comprehensive look at the whole disorder, from assessment through treatment and beyond. Comprehensive coverage features a detailed examination of DSM disorders, and more, neurobiological and translational research, consequences, treatment, including description, epidemiology, prevalence, with each chapter written by an experts in the field.

Advancing research continues to broaden the boundaries of psychopathology beyond traditional lines, revealing its complexity while simultaneously deepening our understanding of these disorders and how to treat them. Wiley.





Determinism Or Free Will

Literary Licensing, LLC - Mental health. Forensic psychology. Courts. Tracking provided on most orders. Ethics. Condition: New. Isbn13: 9781258128814. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Hardcover, like new. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Used book in Good Condition. Wiley academic. Law. Wiley.





Investigative Psychology: Offender Profiling and the Analysis of Criminal Action

Wiley - Courts. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Law. It includes empirically tested models for Offender Profiling and guidance for investigations, as well as an agenda for research in Investigative Psychology. This ground-breaking text is the first to provide a detailed overview of Investigative Psychology, from the earliest work through to recent studies, including descriptions of previously unpublished internal reports.

Hardcover, like new. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Tracking provided on most orders. Wiley. In effect, this text introduces an exciting new paradigm for a wide range of psychological contributions to all forms of investigation within and outside of law enforcement. Ethics. Used book in Good Condition.

Investigative Psychology: Offender Profiling and the Analysis of Criminal Action - Each chapter has actual cases and quotations from offenders and ends with questions for discussion and research, Criminology, making this a valuable text for undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Applied and Forensic Psychology, Socio-Legal Studies and related disciplines. Condition: New. John Wiley Sons.

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Psychology and Law: An Empirical Perspective

The Guilford Press - Hardcover, like new. From the initial investigation of a crime to the sentencing of an offender, many everyday practices within the criminal justice system involve complex psychological processes. Wiley. Condition: New. Courts. The book also addresses salient methodological questions and identifies key directions for future investigation.

Factors that influence decision making by jurors and judges are examined as well. Used book in Good Condition. John Wiley Sons. Wiley academic. Mental health. Law. Tracking provided on most orders. Used book in Good Condition. Isbn13: 9781258128814. Ethics. Throughout, findings from experimental research are translated into clear recommendations for improving the quality of evidence and the fairness of investigative and legal proceedings.

Psychology and Law: An Empirical Perspective - Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. This volume analyzes the processes involved in such tasks as interviewing witnesses, detecting deception, and eliciting eyewitness reports and identification from adults and children. Forensic psychology.





Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition: DSM-5

American Psychiatric Publishing - Both icd-9-cm and icd-10-cm codes are included for each disorder, and the organizational structure is consistent with the new ICD-11 in development. The revised organizational structure recognizes symptoms that span multiple diagnostic categories, providing new clinical insight in diagnosis. Diagnostic and statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition: DSM-5.

Ethics. Used book in Good Condition. New features and enhancements make dsm-5 easier to use across all settings:  The chapter organization reflects a lifespan approach, with disorders typically diagnosed in childhood such as neurodevelopmental disorders at the beginning of the manual, and those more typical of older adults such as neurocognitive disorders placed at the end.

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition: DSM-5 - Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Condition: New. Law. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! John Wiley Sons. Isbn13: 9781258128814. The criteria are concise and explicit, partial hospital, consultation-liaison, outpatient, intended to facilitate an objective assessment of symptom presentations in a variety of clinical settings—inpatient, clinical, private practice, and primary care.

Also included are age-related factors specific to diagnosis.