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Hess, Allen K.

The Handbook of Forensic Psychology

Hess, Allen K. - The Handbook of Forensic Psychology, ebook

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This is a fully-revised and updated version of the top academic work in forensic psychology. Focussed mainly on the practical aspects of forensics, this volume provides all readers need to know to be effective practioners. Detailed sections cover both civil and criminal forensic practice; forensic report writing; treating mental illness in the incarcerated; andethicsal issues. Contributors are the best-known and most respected practitioners in the field from the US and Canada. All chapters are completely revised from the previous edition, including 6 which have new authors. Forensic psychology is one of the fastest-growing specialties in the field. Its practitioners are able to avoid managed care and structured settings, and they often focus on assessment, rather than long-term treatment of clients. With the growing public interest in all things forensic, most graduate programs in psychology have added at least one course in forensic psychology over the past few years; and more established professionals are entering the field every day.

Keywords: PSYCHOLOGY / Forensic Psychology PSY014000

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2006
Language
en
Edition
3
Page amount
768 pages
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780471746812
Printed ISBN
9780471692324

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