2018-2019 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Apr 21, 2024  
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CJST 6646 - Abnormal Psychology in Forensic Populations


Prerequisite: CJST 6601 . This is an advanced course in mental disorders associated with prisons and other forensic practice. Emphasis is on disorders involving violent and predatory behavior including personality disorders, psychosis, pedophilia, and other sexual paraphilias. Special emphasis on psychopathy, psychopathology, and criminal behavior. Well-known forensic cases will be examined. This course is a prerequisite for all other courses in the Forensic Psychology sequence. Cross-listed with PSYC 6656 . 3 credits.