Forensic Psychiatry, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics
  • Forensic Psychiatry, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics
  • Forensic Psychiatry, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics

Forensic Psychiatry, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics

by Charles Scott
     
 

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This subject, written for psychiatrists, is of importance and relevance to psychiatrists dealing with apsects of the practice that cross with legal professionals and with school and corporate professionals. This subject of Forensic Psychiatry presents topics on: Psychopharmacologic treatment of aggression; Assessment of blackouts and claimed amnesia; Forensic… See more details below

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This subject, written for psychiatrists, is of importance and relevance to psychiatrists dealing with apsects of the practice that cross with legal professionals and with school and corporate professionals. This subject of Forensic Psychiatry presents topics on: Psychopharmacologic treatment of aggression; Assessment of blackouts and claimed amnesia; Forensic assessment of bullying; Testamentary capacity and guardianship assessments; Psychological testing and the assessment of malingering; Child murder by parents; Mass murderers: who are they and how might we stop them?; Child pornography and the Internet; Do’s and don’ts of depositions; Juvenile offenders: Updates on competency and culpability; The role of the forensic psychiatrist in the immigration process; and Psychiatric Management of the Problematic Employee. The topics are presented to include coverage of Nature and Definition of the Problem, Physical Examination, Evaluation, Competency Evaluation, Clinical Assessment Strategies, Psychiatric Testing Strategies, Reaching an Opinion, with Key Points of every topic.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781455747504
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/14/2012
Series:
Clinics: Internal Medicine
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
240
File size:
2 MB

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