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Mental Health Advocacy Clinic Research Guide


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Vol. 1, Individual and situational influences in criminal and civil contexts
Foundational aspects of forensic mental health assessment/ Kirk Heilbrun and Casey D. LaDuke
Forensic assessment instruments/  Richard Rogers and Chelsea E. Fiduccia
Risk assessment and communication/Laura S. Guy, Kevin S. Douglas, and Stephen D. Hart
Legal insanity and mens rea defenses/ Ira K. Packer
Criminal competencies/  Daniel C. Murrie and Heather Zelle
Mental health treatment of criminal offenders/  Barry Rosenfeld, Jacqueline Howe, Ashley Pierson, and Melodie Foellmi
Capital case considerations/  David DeMatteo, Michael Keesler, Megan Murphy, and Heidi Strohmaier
Criminal behavior/  Shelley L. Brown, Shannon Gottschall, and Craig Bennell
Psychopathy/   Kevin S. Douglas, Natalia L. Nikolova, Shannon E. Kelley, and John F. Edens
Substance use and crime/  David DeMatteo, Sarah Filone, and Jennie Davis
Sexual offending/ Michael C. Seto, Drew A. Kingston, and Skye Stephens
Intimate partner violence/  Tonia L. Nicholls and John Hamel
Child custody and access/  Marc J. Ackerman and Jonathan W. Gould
Personal injury and other tort matters/  Eric Y. Drogin, Leigh D. Hagan, Thomas J. Guilmette, and Lisa Drago Piechowski
Employment discrimination/ Margaret S. Stockdale, Katherine A. Sliter, and Leslie Ashburn-Nardo
Civil competencies/  Douglas Mossman and Helen M. Farrell
     Part I. Forensic evaluation and treatment in criminal cases
     Part II. Individual and situational predictors of criminal behavior
     Part III. Applications of forensic psychology in civil cases

Vol. 2, Criminal investigation, adjudication, and sentencing outcomes

 Children as witnesses/  Debra Ann Poole, Sonja P. Brubacher, and Jason J. Dickinson
Juvenile offenders/ Jennifer L. Woolard, Sarah Vidal, and Erika Fountain
Elders and the justice system/     Eve M. Brank and Lindsey E. Wylie
Female offenders/     Tonia L. Nicholls, Keith R. Cruise, Duncan Greig, and Holly Hinz
Race in the justice system/     Jennifer S. Hunt
Investigative psychology/     Paul J. Taylor, Brent Snook, Craig Bennell, and Louise Porter
Eyewitness memory/     Nancy K. Steblay
Deception detection/     Aldert Vrij
Confessions/     Saul M. Kassin, Jennifer T. Perillo, Sara C. Appleby, and Jeff Kukucka
Jury decision making/  Margaret Bull Kovera and Lora M. Levett
Media and the law/   Jennifer Groscup
Procedural justice/ Diane Sivasubramaniam and Larry Heuer
Probation and parole/ Jill Viglione and Faye S. Taxman
Sentencing/  R. Barry Ruback
Prison overcrowding/  Craig Haney
Community corrections/  Erin Crites, Courtney Porter, and Faye S. Taxman
The death penalty/  Craig Haney, Joanna Weill, and Mona Lynch
     Part I. Victim and offender groups
     Part II. Criminal investigations and jury trials
     Part III. Sentencing and incarceration