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37th Annual Forensic Psychology Symposium

Hosted by the American College of Forensic Psychology
in collaboration with Fielding Graduate University.

Fielding Graduate University is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Fielding maintains responsibility for this pro-gram and its content. This program will offer a maximum of 22 hours of Continuing Education credits.

The American College of Forensic Psychology certifies that this activity is pending approval for 22 hours of MCLE from the State Bar of California.

Rachel Ohman, BSc SYMPOSIUM SESSIONS Investigating the Psychometric Properties of the Financial Assessment and Capacity Test (FACT) with UK ABI Patients    ...

Jeffrey C. Siegel Ph.D., ABPP SYMPOSIUM SESSION The Case for Parenting Focused Psychological Evaluations in High-Conflict Child Custody Cases...

Jamel Burroughs, Ph.D. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Pre-Employment Psychological Assessment of Police Officers...

Hollida Wakefield, M.A. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Child Pornography Offenders and Contact Sexual Abuse Offenders...

Mark Paramlall, M.D. SYMPOSIUM SESSIONS Investigating the Psychometric Properties of the Financial Assessment and Capacity Test (FACT) with UK ABI Patients    ...

Henk Swanepoel, Ph.D. SYMPOSIUM SESSIONS Investigating the Psychometric Properties of the Financial Assessment and Capacity Test (FACT) with UK ABI Patients    ...

James W. Schutte, Ph.D. is a bilingual psychologist in private practice in El Paso, Texas. His work primarily involves assessment for Social Security disability, child protective services, and criminal and civil litigation. He has performed numerous assessments of competency to waive Miranda rights. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Assessing competency to waive Miranda rights: Conceptual and forensic considerations...

John Philipsborn is a lawyer who has practiced criminal defense for more than 40 years. He has litigated many complex cases both at trial and in reviewing courts including capital and non-capital homicide cases. He had figured as counsel of record, or as amicus counsel, in more than 90 decisions of reviewing courts, including the United States Supreme Court, and the California Supreme Court. He has been published more than 90 times, often on matters involving mental health issues and law, and his work has been recognized by several professional organizations. He has recently been a visiting scholar at the University of Pennsylvania's Center for Neuroscience and Society as well as at UC Berkeley's Center for Law and Society. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Neuroscience...

John H. White, Ph.D., is a former Dallas Police Investigator Sergeant who was assigned to Patrol, Psychological Services, Internal Affairs, and the Fugitive and Special Investigations Unit. He is currently a Professor of Psychology at Stockton University in Atlantic City, New Jersey, where he developed the Forensic Psychology curricula for both graduate and undergraduate programs. He has a database of over 500 serial killers and was the technical advisor on the A&E and Biography Channel's documentary show entitled, "Killer Profile." He was the consultant to the technical advisor of the TV show "Criminal Minds" and continues to be a member of the Vidocq Society, a cold case homicide group in Philadelphia, as well as the Atypical Homicide Research Group. He...

Jamshid A. Marvasti, MD He is a child and adult psychiatrist practicing at Prospect Manchester Hospital, Manchester CT. He is a clinical assistant professor of psychiatry at the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. He has published and edited a number of articles and books including: War Trauma in Veterans and Their Families (2012), Psycho-Political Aspects of Suicide Warriors, Terrorism, and Martyrdom (2008). Psychiatric Treatment of Sexual Offenders (2004) and Psychiatric Treatment of Victims and Survivors of Sexual Trauma (2004).All four books published by Charles Thomas Publisher, Springfield, Illinois. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Sexualization of the doctor-patient relationship: a legal and ethical perspective...