Forensic Psychiatry, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics

Author
By Charles Scott, MD
ISBN
9781455749294
Publication Date
07-11-2012
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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.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9781455749294
Product Format Book
Publication Date 2012
Author Information By Charles Scott, MD, University of California - Davis
Publication Date 07-11-2012
Pages 240
Stock Status In Stock
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