Forensic & Clinical Psychology

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Cruel and Unusual: Death Penalty Support in America at Lowest Levels in 40 Years

This article describes the results of a recent Gallup Poll on death penalty support in the United States and reviews the history of the death penalty in America. International statistics are also provided, including a list of those countries that continue to use the death penalty as well as those that have abolished this … [Read More...]

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International Human Rights and Mental Disability Law: When the Silenced are Heard

International Human Rights and Mental Disability Law: When the Silenced are Heard A recently published book (Oxford University Press) in the American Psychology-Law Society’s Book Series provides a great resource for academics, practitioners, legal scholars, and policy makers involved in mental health work, both … [Read More...]

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Forensic Psychology Salary Information | Settings

One of the primary considerations for many students who are thinking about the possible career choices in which they might be interested is, of course, salary. This article provides some information regarding the salary range that one could expect to earn with a career in forensic psychology. As with any career field, … [Read More...]

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Career & Salary Info

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Forensic Psychology Salary and Employment Prospects for 2012 and Beyond

Forensic psychology is an intriguing field of work and study but two of the most important questions to ask before deciding to pursue any field of work or study is whether there will be employment … [Read More...]

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Forensic Psychology Salary Information | Settings

One of the primary considerations for many students who are thinking about the possible career choices in which they might be interested is, of course, salary. This article provides some information … [Read More...]

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Education & Training

Risk for Sexual Violence Protocol

Special Opportunity for Training in Sex Offender Risk Assessment

A new online training program offers a unique opportunity for forensic psychologists and other mental health professionals to receive complete training in the administration of the RSVP (Risk for … [Read More...]

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Master’s Degree in Forensic Psychology @ Maastricht University

After having reviewed the five fully online masters programs in forensic psychology, numerous requests were received for more information on the campus-based masters programs in forensic psychology … [Read More...]

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Professional Info

Forensic Assessments in Criminal and Civil Law; A Handbook for Lawyers

Forensic Assessments in Criminal and Civil Law: A Handbook for Lawyers

A new book recently published by Oxford University Press, Forensic Assessments in Criminal and Civil Law: A Handbook for Lawyers, is a great resource for lawyers, judges, and other legal scholars and professionals who work with forensic evaluations. This edited volume brings together top scholars and experts in various areas of forensic mental health assessment to provide useful and relevant … [Read More...]

Risk for Sexual Violence Protocol

Special Opportunity for Training in Sex Offender Risk Assessment

A new online training program offers a unique opportunity for forensic psychologists and other mental health professionals to receive complete training in the administration of the RSVP (Risk for Sexual Violence Protocol) as well as the opportunity to complete 6 test cases to achieve maximal inter-rater reliability in scoring this protocol. Dr. Stephen D. Hart, an internationally renowned … [Read More...]

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