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Working With Courts, Judges, and LawyersWhat Forensic Mental Health Professionals Should Know About Being Expert Witnesses

Working With Courts, Judges, and Lawyers: What Forensic Mental Health Professionals Should Know About Being Expert Witnesses  

Steven R. Smith

in Forensic Mental Health Assessment of Children and Adolescents

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2006
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jul 2015
eISBN: 
9780190242107
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195145847.003.0007
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195145847
Chapter 6 provides an analysis of the mental healthexpert witness role. It considers the law of expert witnesses, the nature of expertise, and the role of mental health experts in the legal ... More
Report Writing and Testimony

Report Writing and Testimony  

David M. Corey and Mark Zelig

in Evaluations of Police Suitability and Fitness for Duty

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2020
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Mar 2020
eISBN: 
9780190873189
DOI: 
10.1093/med-psych/9780190873158.003.0007
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780190873158
In this chapter, the authors offer suggestions on how to write a report that answers the organizational client’s referral questions in a logical and effective manner. The chapter informs ... More
Scientific and Professional Knowledge for Family CourtLegal Expectations of Experts

Scientific and Professional Knowledge for Family Court: Legal Expectations of Experts  

Jonathan W. Gould, Milfred D. Dale, Nicki Beth Fisher, and Madeline R. Gould

in Parenting Plan Evaluations: Applied Research for the Family Court (2 edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2016
Series: 
Other
Published Online: 
Jun 2016
eISBN: 
9780190463182
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780199396580.003.0001
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology, Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199396580
The chapter provides an overview of the United States’ rules of evidence and their application to child custody assessment and rules of evidence from other countries to reveal differences ... More
Expert Testimony

Expert Testimony  

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/9780199941551.003.0027
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780199941551
Chapter 27 describes questions common in cross-examination and possible responses from the expert witness. Using this framework, this chapter addresses the three of the four principles ... More
Laws Relevant to the Practice of Forensic Psychology

Laws Relevant to the Practice of Forensic Psychology  

Ira K. Packer and Thomas Grisso

in Specialty Competencies in Forensic Psychology

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2011
Series: 
Specialty Competencies in Professional Psychology
Published Online: 
Jan 2016
eISBN: 
9780190261818
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195390834.003.0009
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195390834
This chapter focuses on the laws related to the practice of psychology, with particular emphasis on those issues that directly impact forensic practitioners. It begins with a broad ... More
Data Collection

Data Collection  

Brian L. Cutler and Margaret Bull Kovera

in Evaluating Eyewitness Identification

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2010
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230142
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195372687.003.0005
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195372687
Chapter 5 explores data collection, the process of data collection (including reasons to not contact the witness or investigator, and cases of limited documentation), empirical evaluation ... More
Evaluating Eyewitness Identification

Evaluating Eyewitness Identification  

Brian Cutler and Margaret Bull Kovera

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2010
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230142
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195372687.001.0001
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780195372687
Forensic mental health assessment (FMHA) has grown into a specialization informed by research and professional guidelines, and this online reference contains a thorough discussion of the ... More
Report Writing and Testimony

Report Writing and Testimony  

Ivan Kruh and Thomas Grisso

in Evaluation of Juveniles' Competence to Stand Trial

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2008
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780190261610
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195323078.003.0007
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195323078
Chapter 7 explores report writing and testimony. This chapter touches briefly on matters that are general to most forensic reports and testimony, while providing greater detail on matters ... More
The Role of the Courts in Supporting Therapeutic Interventions

The Role of the Courts in Supporting Therapeutic Interventions  

Nicholas Bala and Marjorie A. Slabach

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/9780190693237.003.0002
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780190693237
Disorder: 
Mood Disorders
This chapter discusses the role of the family courts and lawyers in supporting, and in some situations limiting, the types of interventions that can be provided to children and their ... More
Forensic Mental Health Assessment Concepts

Forensic Mental Health Assessment Concepts  

Andrew W. Kane and Joel A. Dvoskin

in Evaluation for Personal Injury Claims

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2011
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780190261597
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195326079.003.0002
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195326079
Chapter 2 addresses the basic duties of a forensic mental health expert witness, and how to approach cases in general, including the duty to be objective and the common sources of error and ... More

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