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by Debra Pinals,Douglas Mossman
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  • Author:
    Debra Pinals,Douglas Mossman
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    978-0195329148
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    Oxford University Press; 1 edition (December 30, 2011)
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    272 pages
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by Debra Pinals (Author), Douglas Mossman (Author).

by Debra Pinals (Author), Douglas Mossman (Author).

This book-based CE program is based on this book from the Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessment Series, published by Oxford. One of the books in the Best Practices in Forensic Mental Health Assessment series published by Oxford University Press, Evaluation for civil commitment provides an evidence-based best practices approach to the assessment of civil commitment.

Forensic mental health assessment (FMHA) has grown .

This series presents up-to-date information on the most important and frequently conducted forms of FMHA. This series presents up-to-date information on the most important and frequently conducted forms of FMHA. The 19 topical volumes address best approaches to practice for particular types of evaluation in the criminal, civil and juvenile/family areas.

Debra A. Pinals, Douglas Mossman. The 19 topical volumes address best approaches to practice for particular types of evaluation in the criminal, civil and juvenile/family areas

In book: Foundations of Forensic Mental Health Assessment, p. 43-156.

In book: Foundations of Forensic Mental Health Assessment, p. Cite this publication.

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This series presents up-to-date information on the most important and frequently conducted forms of FMHA. The 19 topical volumes address best approaches to practice for particular types of evaluation in the criminal, civil, and juvenile/family areas. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

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Forensic mental health assessment (FMHA) has grown into a specialization informed by research and professional guidelines. This series presents up-to-date information on the most important and frequently conducted forms of FMHA. The 19 topical volumes address best approaches to practice for particular types of evaluation in the criminal, civil and juvenile/family areas. Each volume contains a thorough discussion of the relevant legal and psychological concepts, followed by a step-by-step description of the assessment process from preparing for the evaluation to writing the report and testifying in court.Volumes include the following helpful features:- Boxes that zero in on important information for use in evaluations- Tips for best practice and cautions against common pitfalls- Highlighting of relevant case law and statutes- Separate list of assessment tools for easy reference- Helpful glossary of key terms for the particular topicIn making recommendations for best practice, authors consider empirical support, legal relevance, and consistency with ethical and professional standards. These volumes offer invaluable guidance for anyone involved in conducting or using forensic evaluations. Evaluation for Civil Commitment gives readers comprehensive overview of the laws, policies, and evaluation practices focused on the civil commitment of persons with mental illness. This volume also provides ethical, clinical, and practical guidance for the clinician's role in such proceedings, including a summary of best practices for gathering information relevant to civil commitment hearings and providing testimony.