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

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ISBN-10: 1462532667

ISBN-13: 9781462532667

Edition: 2017

Authors: Gary B. Melton, John Petrila, Norman G. Poythress, Christopher Slobogin, Randy K. Otto

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Tens of thousands of readers have relied on this leading text and practitioner reference--now revised and updated--to understand the issues the legal system most commonly asks mental health professionals to address. Highly readable, the volume demystifies the forensic psychological assessment process and provides guidelines for participating effectively and ethically in legal proceedings. Presented are clinical and legal concepts and evidence-based assessment procedures pertaining to criminal and civil competencies, the insanity defense and related doctrines, sentencing, civil commitment, personal injury claims, antidiscrimination laws, child custody, juvenile justice, and other…    
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Book details

List price: $125.00
Copyright year: 2017
Publisher: Guilford Pubn
Binding: Cloth Text 
Pages: 1202
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 2.00" tall
Weight: 4.048
Language: English