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Managing Suicide in the Older Veteran

Managing Suicide in the Older Veteran  

Bavna B. Vyas, Lisa M. Brown, David Dosa, and Diane L. Elmore

in Handbook of Military and Veteran Suicide: Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2017
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jun 2017
eISBN: 
9780199984770
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780199873616.003.0017
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Military Psychology, Clinical Adult Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199873616
Disorder: 
Suicide, Trauma
Suicide among older adults and Veterans is increasingly recognized as a serious and rapidly growing public health problem. Older adults (age >65 per medicare), are more likely to die by ... More
Trauma and Child Custody DisputesScreening, Assessment, and Interventions

Trauma and Child Custody Disputes: Screening, Assessment, and Interventions  

Leslie Drozd, Michael A. Saini, and Kristina Vellucci-Cook

in Evidence-Informed Interventions for Court-Involved Families: Promoting Healthy Coping and Development

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2019
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Mar 2019
eISBN: 
9780190693268
DOI: 
10.1093/med-psych/9780190693237.003.0010
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780190693237
Disorder: 
Mood Disorders
This chapter addresses the special considerations that must be applied when therapeutic interventions occur in the context of unresolved allegations of trauma or abuse. Evidence-informed ... More
When you meet: assessing obsessive-compulsive disorder

When you meet: assessing obsessive-compulsive disorder  

Victoria Bream, Fiona Challacombe, Asmita Palmer, and Paul Salkovskis

in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Obsessive-compulsive Disorder

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2017
Series: 
Oxford Guides to Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Published Online: 
Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191840197
DOI: 
10.1093/med-psych/9780198703266.003.0002
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Psychosocial Interventions and Psychotherapy
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198703266
Disorder: 
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
This chapter provides a practical guide to assessing obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) that is both informative to the inexperienced clinician and addresses questions raised by the ... More
Preparation for the Evaluation

Preparation for the Evaluation  

Robert D. Hoge and D. A. Andrews

in Evaluation for Risk of Violence in Juveniles

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2010
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230180
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195370416.003.0004
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195370416
Chapter 4 provides a discussion of ethical and legal issues relevant to planning the assessment process as well as issues in the selection of appropriate tools and procedures, and practical ... More
Interpretation

Interpretation  

Kirk Heilbrun

in Evaluation for Risk of Violence in Adults

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2009
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230173
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195369816.003.0006
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195369816
Chapter 6 will address the interpretation of data gathered in FMHA risk assessment, including the interpretation of results from specialized risk assessment tools, the ‘adjusted actuarial’ ... More
Evaluation of Juveniles’ Risks and Needs

Evaluation of Juveniles’ Risks and Needs  

Robert D. Hoge

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

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2012
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jul 2015
eISBN: 
9780190241780
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780199766857.003.0017
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199766857
This chapter reviews concepts of forensic mental health assessment that are relevant to a juvenile's risks for criminal activity. It first provides an overview of the legal context ... More
Data Collection

Data Collection  

Robert D. Hoge and D. A. Andrews

in Evaluation for Risk of Violence in Juveniles

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2010
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230180
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195370416.003.0005
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195370416
Chapter 5 provides discussions of topics relevant to the data collection phase of the assessment. This includes a review of general issues in the conduct of assessments, guidelines for the ... More
Suicide Risk Assessment with Combat Veterans—Part IContextual Factors

Suicide Risk Assessment with Combat Veterans—Part I: Contextual Factors  

Christopher G. AhnAllen, Abby Adler, and Phillip M. Kleespies

in Handbook of Military and Veteran Suicide: Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2017
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jun 2017
eISBN: 
9780199984770
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780199873616.003.0007
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Military Psychology, Clinical Adult Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199873616
Disorder: 
Suicide, Trauma
This chapter provides a background for understanding suicide risk assessment in combat veterans. Given that military veterans constitute a unique cultural group, the chapter provides an ... More
Beginning

Beginning  

David Hewison, Christopher Clulow, and Harriet Drake

in Couple Therapy for Depression: A clinician’s guide to integrative practice

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2014
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
May 2015
eISBN: 
9780191807817
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780199674145.003.0004
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199674145
Disorder: 
Mood Disorders
Assessment and therapy are linked activities: the first meeting with the therapist may be the first time a couple has exposed their relationship to anyone else. Relationship themes that are ... More
Interviewing, Evaluation, and Risk Assessment of Sexually Offending Youth

Interviewing, Evaluation, and Risk Assessment of Sexually Offending Youth  

Eileen P. Ryan

in Juvenile Sex Offenders: A Guide to Evaluation and Treatment for Mental Health Professionals

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2012
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Oct 2015
eISBN: 
9780190261740
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195393309.003.0006
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology, Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195393309
This chapter focuses on critical components of evaluation and risk assessment of children and adolescents who have engaged in sexually abusive behavior. The scope of the interview and ... More
Evaluation for Risk of Violence in Adults

Evaluation for Risk of Violence in Adults  

Kirk Heilbrun

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2009
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230173
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195369816.001.0001
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780195369816
Part of the successful Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessment series, this online resource provides helpful step-by-step information on performing violence risk assessments ... More
Empirical Foundations and Limits

Empirical Foundations and Limits  

Kirk Heilbrun

in Evaluation for Risk of Violence in Adults

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2009
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230173
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195369816.003.0003
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195369816
Chapter 3 will address the empirical foundations and limitations of several different approaches to risk assessment. The discussion will focus particularly on specialized risk assessment ... More
Forensic Mental Health Concepts

Forensic Mental Health Concepts  

Kirk Heilbrun

in Evaluation for Risk of Violence in Adults

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2009
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230173
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195369816.003.0002
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195369816
Chapter 2 describes strategies for addressing general and/or unelaborated FMHA legal standards in the course of risk assessment evaluations. The chapter concludes with 10 principles of FMHA ... More
Report Writing and Testimony

Report Writing and Testimony  

Robert D. Hoge and D. A. Andrews

in Evaluation for Risk of Violence in Juveniles

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2010
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230180
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195370416.003.0007
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195370416
Chapter 7 offers guidelines regarding the preparation of reports for forensic decisions and testimony in judicial settings. Guides for the preparation of reports will be available in some ... More
Treating and Managing Care of the Suicidal Patient

Treating and Managing Care of the Suicidal Patient  

Bruce Bongar and Glenn R. Sullivan

in Psychologists' Desk Reference (3 ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2013
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230494
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780199845491.003.0036
Specialty: 
Professional Development and Training
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199845491

Chapter 36 outlines methods of treating and managing care of the suicidal patient, including key points for general principles, risk assessment and management, and summary guidelines. ...

Predictions of Violence

Predictions of Violence  

John Monahan

in The Roots of Modern Psychology and Law: A Narrative History

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2018
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Mar 2018
eISBN: 
9780190688738
DOI: 
10.1093/med-psych/9780190688707.003.0009
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780190688707
Disorder: 
Mood Disorders
This chapter presents an historical account of the emergence of violence risk assessment as a central issue in what were portrayed as reforms of the mental health and criminal justice ... More
Threat/Risk Assessment

Threat/Risk Assessment  

Kirk Heilbrun, David DeMatteo, Stephanie Brooks Holliday, and Casey LaDuke

in Forensic Mental Health Assessment: A Casebook (2 ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2014
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Oct 2015
eISBN: 
9780190261672
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780199941551.003.0025
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199941551
Chapter 25 discusses threat or risk assessment (sometimes referred to as violence risk assessment). The role of risk assessment in a given evaluation ranges from paramount (e.g., assessing ... More
Risk Assessment of Public Figure Stalkers

Risk Assessment of Public Figure Stalkers  

P. Randall Kropp, Stephen D. Hart, and David R. Lyon

in Stalking, Threatening, and Attacking Public Figures: A Psychological and Behavioral Analysis

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2008
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Nov 2015
eISBN: 
9780190261825
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195326383.003.0015
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195326383
This chapter discusses the risk assessment of public figure stalkers, including general challenges (targeted nature of stalking, stalking and implicit threats, the persistent nature of ... More
Juvenile Sex OffendersA Guide to Evaluation and Treatment for Mental Health Professionals

Juvenile Sex Offenders: A Guide to Evaluation and Treatment for Mental Health Professionals  

Eileen P. Ryan, Daniel C. Murrie, and John A. Hunter

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2012
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Oct 2015
eISBN: 
9780190261740
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195393309.001.0001
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology, Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780195393309
Serving as a functional guide, this text expertly prepares clinicians for the challenging task of evaluating juveniles, picking up where traditional clinical training often falls short and ... More
Forensic Evaluation Versus Clinical EvaluationHow Do They Differ?

Forensic Evaluation Versus Clinical Evaluation: How Do They Differ?  

Eileen P. Ryan

in Juvenile Sex Offenders: A Guide to Evaluation and Treatment for Mental Health Professionals

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2012
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Oct 2015
eISBN: 
9780190261740
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195393309.003.0005
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology, Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195393309
Chapter 5 offers an in-depth discussion of how to conduct a thorough evaluation and risk assessment of a sexually abusive or offending juvenile. The importance and specifics of risk ... More

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