Fielding Graduate University

2020 De la Vina Street
Santa Barbara, California 93105
Admissions: 805-898-4026

Washington DC Offices
700 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, 2nd Floor
Washington, DC 20003

36th 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 21 hours of Continuing Education credits.

The American College of Forensic Psychology certifies that this activity has been approved for 21 hours of MCLE credit by the State Bar of California.

Dr. Megan Seltz’s expertise is in the evaluation of cases for immigration matters. She frequently evaluates matters of hardship that are both psychologically diverse and eclectic, and finds that each case is unique and the nature of the practice must stay up-to-date. She has over 10 years of experience as an expert psychologist in private practice in NYC. Her professional and academic background is in clinical psychology, and this guides her work. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Assessments of children whose parents are in deportation proceedings: Clinical data evidences a worsening of psychological symptoms atypical of peers...

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...