Site Differences Impact Clinician Applications and Predictive Accuracy of the J-SOAP-II

The J-SOAP-II should be used as part of a battery of risk assessment tools rather than in a strict actuarial manner for assessing future risk. Court and mental health workers are frequently asked to determine which juvenile sex offenders (JSOs) are most likely to reoffend. One instrument commonly used to guide decision making with JSOs […]

The J-SOAP-II should be used as part of a battery of risk assessment tools rather than in a strict actuarial manner for assessing future risk. Court and mental health workers are frequently asked to determine which juvenile sex offenders (JSOs) are most likely to...

Develop your skills with the PCL-R & PCL:SV Master Course

Dr. Hart presents a training program on Clinical and Forensic Applications of the Hare PCL-R and PCL:SV. Participants will begin by learning principles of administration and interpretation, then building related skills by completing and reviewing case studies. Next, participants will develop the most effective ways to communicate their findings, both in writing and orally. Throughout, […]

Dr. Hart presents a training program on Clinical and Forensic Applications of the Hare PCL-R and PCL:SV. Participants will begin by learning principles of administration and interpretation, then building related skills by completing and reviewing case studies. Next,...

How music alters the teenage brain.

Music training, begun as late as high school, may help improve the teenage brain’s responses to sound and sharpen hearing and language skills, suggests a new Northwestern University study. The research, to be published the week of July 20 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), indicates that music instruction helps enhance […]

Music training, begun as late as high school, may help improve the teenage brain’s responses to sound and sharpen hearing and language skills, suggests a new Northwestern University study. The research, to be published the week of July 20 in the Proceedings of the...

ProActive ReSolutions and CONCEPT offer self-paced training on HCR-20-V3

Evaluation of Risk for Violence using the HCR-20-V3 Dr. Hart and Dr. Douglas present the Evaluation of Risk for Violence using the HCR-20 Version 3. This training program focuses on the revised HCR-20 (now called HCR:V3) in the U.S. and describes why and how the HCR-20 was revised; how Version 3 differs from its predecessors; […]

Evaluation of Risk for Violence using the HCR-20-V3 Dr. Hart and Dr. Douglas present the Evaluation of Risk for Violence using the HCR-20 Version 3. This training program focuses on the revised HCR-20 (now called HCR:V3) in the U.S. and describes why and how the...