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Published: 09 June 2014

640 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780199941551

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Forensic Mental Health Assessment

A Casebook

Second Edition

Edited by Kirk Heilbrun, David DeMatteo, Stephanie Brooks Holliday, and Casey LaDuke

  • Reports are contributed by forensic mental health professionals on a variety of legal questions in criminal, civil, family, and military law
  • The only casebook that covers forensic mental health assessment in-depth with accompanying teaching points
  • Cases provide an interesting supplement to education and training in psychology, psychiatry, sociology, criminal justice, law, social work, and other areas

New to this Edition:

  • Features an entirely new set of contributed reports, with several added areas including evaluations in military contexts, expert testimony, and expanded contexts for risk and threat assessment
  • Highlights an expanded version of the principles of FMHA
  • Includes new teaching points that elaborate on each report, making it an excellent instructional tool

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