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Causality of Psychological Injury: Presenting Evidence in Court / Edition 1
     

Causality of Psychological Injury: Presenting Evidence in Court / Edition 1

by Daniel Shuman, Gerald Young, Andrew W. Kane, Keith Nicholson
 

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ISBN-10: 0387364358

ISBN-13: 9780387364353

Pub. Date: 02/09/2007

Publisher: Springer US

This book offers a welcome expansion on key concepts, terms, and issues in causality. It brings much needed clarity to psychological injury assessments and the legal contexts that employ them.

Focusing on PTSD, traumatic brain injury, and chronic pain (and grounding readers in salient U.S. and Canadian case law), the book sets out a multifactorial causality

Overview

This book offers a welcome expansion on key concepts, terms, and issues in causality. It brings much needed clarity to psychological injury assessments and the legal contexts that employ them.

Focusing on PTSD, traumatic brain injury, and chronic pain (and grounding readers in salient U.S. and Canadian case law), the book sets out a multifactorial causality framework to facilitate admissibility of psychological evidence in court.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780387364353
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
02/09/2007
Edition description:
2007
Pages:
648
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction to Causality: Psychological Evidence in Court
Gerald Young, Andrew W. Kane, Keith Nicholson. ______________________________________________________________________ Section I. Causality and Psychological Evidence: Concepts, Terms, Issues.

Chapter 2. Causality in Psychology and Law
Gerald Young, Andrew W. Kane. Chapter 3. Causality: Concepts, Issues, and Recommendations
Gerald Young. Chapter 4. Dictionary of Terms Related to Causality, Causation, Law, and Psychology
Gerald Young, Ronnie Shore. Chapter 5. Multicausal Perspectives on Psychological Injury I: PTSD and MTBI
Gerald Young. Chapter 6. Multicausal Perspectives on Psychological Injury II: Chronic Pain
Gerald Young. Chapter 7. Multicausal Perspectives on Psychological Injury III: Conclusions
Gerald Young. Chapter 8. Pain, Affect, Nonlinear Dynamical Systems and Chronic Pain: Bringing Order to Disorder
Gerald Young, C. Richard Chapman. Chapter 9. Considering Course and Treatment in Rehabilitation: Sequential and Dynamic Causality
Douglas Salmon, Marek Celinski, Gerald Young. Section II. Causality in Court: Psychological Considerations.
Andrew W. Kane. Chapter 10. Basic Concepts in Psychology and Law Chapter 11. Conducting a Psychological Assessment Chapter 12. Other Psycho-Legal Issues Chapter 13. Summary and Conclusions Section III. Malingering in Psychological Injury: TBI, Pain, and PTSD.
Keith Nicholson, Michael F. Martelli. Chapter 14. Malingering: Overview and Basic Concepts Chapter 15. The Effect of Compensation Status Chapter 16. Malingering: Traumatic Brain Injury Chapter 17. Malingering: Chronic Pain Chapter 18. Malingering: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Depression Chapter 19. Malingering: Summary and Conclusions ___________________________________________________________________ Chapter 20. Causation, Psychology, and Law
Daniel W. Shuman, Jennifer L. Hardy. Chapter 21. Conclusions on Causality: Psychological Evidence in Court
Gerald Young, Andrew W. Kane, Keith Nicholson. Sources and Citations

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