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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Conducting Community Surveys

Margaret Bull Kovera and Brian L. Cutler.

in Jury Selection

November 2012; p ublished online October 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Psychology; Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 9238 words.

This chapter describes the different stages involved in using a community survey to advise attorneys on their most effective strategies for jury selection. These stages include the...

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Community Psychology, Public Policy, and Children

N. Dickon Reppucci.

in The Roots of Modern Psychology and Law

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 5382 words.

This chapter describes the author’s early development as an “accidental” community psychologist who contributed an ecological/community perspective to the field of law and psychology,...

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Community-Based Treatments

Ashli J. Sheidow and Scott W. Henggeler.

in Juvenile Delinquency

April 2005; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Psychology; Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology; Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. 10526 words.

This chapter examines the community-based treatment models for juvenile offending that have established effectiveness or are promising. Specifically, brief summaries of their clinical...

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The Movement Toward Community-Based Alternatives to Criminal Justice Involvement and Incarceration for People with Severe Mental Illness

Kirk Heilbrun, David DeMatteo, Heidi Strohmaier and Meghann Galloway.

in The Sequential Intercept Model and Criminal Justice

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 8790 words.

This chapter describes the justification for community-based alternatives in criminal justice. It also reviews the relevant history of the Sequential Intercept Model. Finally, it summarizes...

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Intercept 4: Reentry from Jails and Prisons

Fred Osher and Christopher King.

in The Sequential Intercept Model and Criminal Justice

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 9931 words.

This chapter addresses the return to the community by persons with mental illness who have been incarcerated in jail or prison. It describes general principles of effective offender...

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The Sequential Intercept Model and Criminal Justice

Edited by Patricia Griffin, Kirk Heilbrun, Edward Mulvey, David DeMatteo and Carol Schubert.

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 320 pages.

This online resource offers an overview of the recent changes in correctional policy and practice that reflect an increased focus on community-based alternatives for offenders. It discusses...

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Law Enforcement and Emergency Services

Melissa Reuland and Kento Yasuhara.

in The Sequential Intercept Model and Criminal Justice

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 7107 words.

This chapter describes the first intercept of the Sequential Intercept Model. Globally termed “specialized police responding,” the two major models are the crisis intervention team and the...

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Intercept 3: Jails and Courts

Siyu Liu and Allison D. Redlich.

in The Sequential Intercept Model and Criminal Justice

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 7103 words.

The history of Intercept 3 diversion is divided into problem-solving courts and legal mechanisms for jail diversion. The problem-solving courts reviewed in this chapter are drug courts,...

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Using the Sequential Intercept Model in Cross-Systems Mapping

Patricia A. Griffin, Casey LaDuke, Dan Abreu, Katy Winckworth-Prejsnar, Sarah Filone, Sarah Dorrell and Christina Finello.

in The Sequential Intercept Model and Criminal Justice

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 7437 words.

Cross-systems mapping workshops are conducted to help communities plan for change that involves implementing diversion and/or providing more intensive services for justice-involved...

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Forensic Mental Health Services and Competence to Stand Trial

Ronald Roesch.

in The Roots of Modern Psychology and Law

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 5463 words.

This chapter traces the author’s entry into the field of psychology and law in the late 1960s and 1970s. His interests began when he was an undergraduate working in a state mental hospital...

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Framing, Institutionalizing, and Nurturing Research in Psychology and Law

Bruce D. Sales.

in The Roots of Modern Psychology and Law

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 5562 words.

This chapter provides a personal narrative of the author’s role in the development of psychology and law as recognized subfield in psychology. The chapter considers his integrative model...

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Applying the Sequential Intercept Model to Reduce Recidivism Among Probationers and Parolees with Mental Illness

Jennifer Eno Louden, Sarah Manchak, Megan O’Connor and Jennifer L. Skeem.

in The Sequential Intercept Model and Criminal Justice

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 8393 words.

This chapter summarizes the return to the community from incarceration in jail or prison of persons with mental illness, as addressed by Intercept 5 of the Sequential Intercept Model. It...

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Rethinking Mental Health Legal Policy and Practice

Steve Leifman and Tim Coffey.

in The Sequential Intercept Model and Criminal Justice

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 13052 words.

This chapter provides a detailed review of U.S. mental health law and policy. Using the notion of “wicked problems” (which are complex and have multiple causes and effects), the authors...

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Evaluation of Sexually Violent Predators

Philip Witt and Mary Alice Conroy.

September 2008; p ublished online July 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 224 pages.

Forensic mental health assessment (FMHA) has grown into a specialization informed by research and professional guidelines. This online resource presents up-to-date information and...

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Evaluation for Jury Selection

Margaret Bull Kovera and Brian L. Cutler.

in Forensic Assessments in Criminal and Civil Law

December 2012; p ublished online July 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Psychology; Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 10650 words.

This chapter reviews concepts of forensic mental health assessment that are relevant to jury selection. It first provides an overview of the legal context underlying evaluations for jury...

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Juvenile Commitment

Kirk Heilbrun, David DeMatteo, Stephanie Brooks Holliday and Casey LaDuke.

in Forensic Mental Health Assessment

July 2014; p ublished online October 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Psychology; Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 12172 words.

This chapter focuses on the legal question of the disposition of juvenile cases. It is called “commitment” because the commitment to a state department of juvenile justice for residential...

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Jury Selection

Margaret Bull Kovera and Brian L. Cutler.

November 2012; p ublished online October 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Clinical Psychology; Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 266 pages.

Jury selection is the process by which attorneys remove people from the jury pool whom they judge to be undesirable, presumably because they fear that the potential juror would be biased...

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Evaluation of Sex Offenders

Philip H. Witt and Mary Alice Conroy.

in Forensic Assessments in Criminal and Civil Law

December 2012; p ublished online July 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Psychology; Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology. 8980 words.

This chapter reviews concepts of forensic mental health assessment (FMHA) that are relevant to the evaluation of sex offenders. It first provides an overview of the different legal contexts...

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Juvenile Delinquency

Edited by Kirk Heilbrun, Naomi E. Sevin Goldstein and Richard E. Redding.

April 2005; p ublished online November 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Clinical Psychology; Clinical Forensic and Law Psychology; Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. 368 pages.

Juvenile offending and anti-social behaviour are enormous societal concerns. This broad-reaching volume summarizes the current evidence on prevention, diversion, causes, and rates of...

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