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After the Assessment

After the Assessment  

Scott Y. H. Kim

in Evaluation of Capacity to Consent to Treatment and Research

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2009
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230197
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195322958.003.0007
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195322958
Chapter 7 considers processes following the assessment, including surrogate decision making for persons with and without advance directives in the medical setting, psychiatric advance ... More
Capacity to Consent to Research

Capacity to Consent to Research  

Scott Y. H. Kim

in Evaluation of Capacity to Consent to Treatment and Research

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2009
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230197
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195322958.003.0008
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195322958
Chapter 8 provides an overview of how to assess research consent capacity. The overall framework is in many ways similar to the assessment of treatment consent capacity. However, the ... More
Conducting Community Surveys

Conducting Community Surveys  

Margaret Bull Kovera and Brian L. Cutler

in Jury Selection

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2012
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Oct 2015
eISBN: 
9780190261726
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195323016.003.0004
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195323016
This chapter describes the different stages involved in using a community survey to advise attorneys on their most effective strategies for jury selection. These stages include the ... More
Consultation During Voir Dire

Consultation During Voir Dire  

Margaret Bull Kovera and Brian L. Cutler

in Jury Selection

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2012
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Oct 2015
eISBN: 
9780190261726
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195323016.003.0006
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195323016
This chapter describes consultation during voir dire, including observation of venireperson behavior (both inside and outside the courtroom), supplemental juror questionnaires (establishing ... More
Data Collection

Data Collection  

Eric Y. Drogin and Curtis L. Barrett

in Evaluation for Guardianship

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2010
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230166
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195323603.003.0005
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195323603

Chapter 5 explores processes of data collection, including interviewing the examinee, obtaining collateral information, psychological testing, and multidisciplinary consultation.

Data Collection

Data Collection  

Ira K. Packer

in Evaluation of Criminal Responsibility

Print Publication Year: 
Mar 2009
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230210
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195324853.003.0005
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195324853
Chapter 5 discusses data collection, the role of the forensic evaluator in gathering information, historical information, current mental status examination, offense-related information, ... More
Data Collection

Data Collection  

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/9780195326079.003.0005
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195326079
Chapter 5 explains in detail the various ways of collecting reliable and valid data, including psychological interviews, sources of collateral information, and especially the strengths and ... More
Data Collection

Data Collection  

Geri S. W. Fuhrmann and Robert A. Zibbell

in Evaluation for Child Custody

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2011
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780190261573
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195329513.003.0005
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195329513
Chapter 5 discusses data collection. There is no single approach to data collection adequately captures the necessary data in all situations. However, the forensic mental health assessment ... More
Data Collection

Data Collection  

Patricia A. Zapf and Ronald Roesch

in Evaluation of Competence to Stand Trial

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2008
Series: 
Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessments
Published Online: 
Jan 2015
eISBN: 
9780190230203
DOI: 
10.1093/med:psych/9780195323054.003.0005
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195323054
Chapter 5 discusses the process of data collection for CST evaluations. Generally, this process can be conceptualized as comprising three different categories of data: information obtained ... More
Data Collection

Data Collection  

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/9780195323078.003.0005
Specialty: 
Clinical Psychology, Forensic and Law Psychology
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780195323078
In Chapter 5 the fundamental methods of data collection are detailed, including the collection of third-party information, interviewing caregivers, interviewing and observing the youth, ... More

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