2018-2019 Graduate Catalog 
    Mar 25, 2023  
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CJST 6647 - Forensic Assessment

Prerequisite: CJST 6646 .  This course will review the spectrum of assessement methods used in evaluation and treatment in inmate and forensic settings. Various techniques of forensic interviewing will be examined. Emphasis on ability to assess violence and risk will be included. Students will come to understand the strengths and limitations of a wide variety of forensic assessment methods. Additional attention will be given regarding techniques to assess malingering. Cross-listed with PSYC 6657 . 3 credits.