Fielding Graduate University

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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.

Thomas Haworth, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist in Pennsylvania and New Jersey who has practiced clinically and forensically for the past 15 years. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Cyber Sextortion: Current Knowledge and Case Study Forensic Skills Panel    ...

Michael Ditsky, Ph.D. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Extremist Hate Groups and the Lure Toward Violence    ...

Lorna Veraldi, J.D. associate professor, worked for 12 years in radio and television before joining the FIU faculty in 1988. She was a news writer, producer and reporter. Admitted to the New York Bar in 1982 and a member of the Federal Communications Bar Association, she has represented media clients both as corporate counsel and in private law practice. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Extraordinary Popular Delusions: Free Speech, Fake News, and the Madness of Virtual Crowds    ...

Mark Burdick, Ph.D., AFBsS is a former Chair State of California Behavioral Sciences, executive of CALEP (California Association of Licensed Educational Psychologists), and an expert in education and psychological matters before courts in the US and UK. SYMPOSIUM SESSION The How What and Why of Education Related Opinion Making for Custody Evaluators, Courts, and Attorneys DOWNLOAD PDF Handout...

Specialties in Neuropsychology and Behavioral Medicine allow Dr. Monguio to successfully evaluate fairly complex cases. She has been in clinical practice since 1988, and in forensic practice since 1990. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Case Studies in Psychological Injury Claims Unfair termination as consequence of reporting workplace harassment DOWNLOAD PDF Handout    ...

Donna Veraldi, Ph.D. has been involved in private practice in Billings, Mt for over 30 years. She has been involved in a wide variety of forensic cases, including reviewing files for court procedures and developing treatment plans in a psychological/ legal context. Dr. Veraldi is now semi-retired and is an adjunct professor at Rocky Mountain College in Billings. She plans to devote more time to researching topics relevant to psychology, and the accurate use of diagnoses is at the top of her list. SYMPOSIUM SESSION Beyond DSM-5: The Future of Psychiatric/Psychological Diagnoses Session Handout: DOWNLOAD PDF    ...