Compare and contrast forensic assessment
Review the articles, Irreconcilable Conflict Between Therapeutic and Forensic Rolesand When Worlds Collide: Therapeutic and Forensic Roles.Think about the conflicts that forensic psychology professionals may experience in trying separate forensic assessment from clinical treatment and/or assessment. Also think about the similarities and differences in conducting forensic versus clinical assessment.
Also Review the articles, Specialized Practice in Forensic Psychology: Opportunities and Obstacles,Whats New About Evidence-Based Assessment?and What Tests are Acceptable for Use in Forensic Evaluations? A Survey of Experts.Reflect on the types of skills and training needed in forensic psychology versus clinical psychology. Also consider the similarities and differences in clinical versus forensic roles.
Compare (similarities and differences) clinical and forensic assessment, using specific examples.
Compare (similarities and differences) clinical and forensic roles, using specific examples.