December 4, 2018

Discuss the ways in which cultural sensitivity and aspects of diversity were addressed in the report, including any ways in which the report could be made more culturally sensitive and include greater considerations of elements of diversity.

Assignment 2: LASA: Evaluation of a Forensic Psychological Report This course has provided you with a foundational knowledge of forensic psychological assessment. Successful integration of your […]
December 4, 2018

identify at least one difference between the two types of evaluations (forensic psychological and traditional clinical psychological

A forensic mental health professional must learn to distinguish between forensic psychological evaluations and traditional clinical psychological evaluations although there are some similarities between the two. […]
December 4, 2018

what are the ethics involved in attempting to mandate a non-criminal adult to be evaluated?

To complete this activity, read the following scenario: Ina is a Russian immigrant living in the U.S. with her husband of 5 years and two children, […]
December 4, 2018

Explain the limitations of what the evaluator can and cannot say.

Assignment 2: RA: Ethical Issues during Forensic Assessments When conducting forensic assessments, it is important for forensic mental health professionals to have a thorough understanding of […]
December 4, 2018

What is the difference between a legal standard for insanity and a psychological assessment instrument?

Assignment 1: Standards and Tests for Criminal Responsibility Criminal responsibility (insanity) assessments play a significant role in forensic psychological assessment, and information about them is directly […]
December 4, 2018

Identify the factors that might impede competency restoration.

Assignment 2: Competency Restoration If criminal defendants are deemed incompetent to face a trial, they have the right to have their competency restored since they cannot […]
December 4, 2018

Discuss at least three other psychological tests that would be used as part of a competency evaluation, such as tests to assess personality, intellect, and/or malingering

Competency to Stand Trial is the assessment of an individual’s present state of mind—the time at which he or she must stand trial. Depending on the […]
December 4, 2018

, “What kind of student are you?”

Discussion 1 This metacognitive forum is intended to help you develop intentional learning practices. It is an opportunity to think about how you processed the learning […]
December 4, 2018

What ethical guidelines would you follow if you were a consultant in the mental health profession?

Transference and Countertransference At an inpatient residential treatment facility, a depressed client unrelentingly begs the attending consultant for a weekend discharge pass. While begging for the […]