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Viewing: FORP 6109 : Evaluation and Treatment of Offenders

Last approved: Wed, 17 Aug 2016 08:06:44 GMT

Last edit: Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:08:24 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Forensic Psychology (FORP)
FORP
6109
Evaluation and Treatment of Offenders
Eval/Treatment of Offenders
Fall 2016
3
Course Type
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade
students in the forensic psychology program
No
No

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25
Dr. Phil Magaletta
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Approaches to classification of offenders; dangerousness and psychopathy; treatment approaches in different settings within the criminal justice system; history of offender treatment and the relative merits of different treatment models.
1. Understand different methods used to evaluate both pretrial and post conviction in correctional facilities. 2. Analyze various treatment modalities based on different underlying explanations of criminal behavior. 3. Provide treatment in various forensic settings using a variety of approaches. 4. Communicate effectively, both interpersonally and in writing, with both clients using services and those performing other functions within a treatment team 5. Recognize ethical issues and evaluate different potential solutions to the challenges of working with incarcerated offenders and those under community supervision.

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jbb (Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:54:09 GMT): Rollback: Syllabus must contain the required CCAS boilerplate regarding: Course requirements and grading; Attendance and Participation; Goals and Learning Outcomes; Academic Integrity; Support for Students Outside the Classroom, Security. Consult syllabus template.
cbeil (Mon, 15 Aug 2016 03:08:24 GMT): changed effective term to fall 2016
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