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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Forensic Psychology (FORP)
FORP
6101
Psychology and the Legal System I
Psychology/Legal System I
201501
3
Course Type
Lecture
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25
Dr. Richard Cooter, Nick Xenakis
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Focuses on the paradigm differences in the mental health and legal systems and the challenges associated with integrating the two. Provides the students with an overview of the American legal system and the American mental health system. Discusses various areas of the intersection of the two systems in criminal, civil, juvenile, and family law settings. The role and ethics of the mental health professional in legal settings is addressed.


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