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Quickly acquire the knowledge and skills you need to confidently administer, score, and interpret the key assessment instruments used by forensic psychologistsThere are various psychological areas that must be addressed when performing forensic assessments. In order to do this properly, professionals need an authoritative source of advice and guidance on how to administer, score, and interpret these tests. Written by a noted forensic psychologist, Essentials of Forensic Psychological Assessment is the first and only book to provide forensic psychologists and other mental health professionals involved in court cases with state-of-the-art interpretive and administrative guidelines for the most widely used assessment tools (including the ASPECT, BPS, PCRI, TSI, MPS, MMPI-2, and the WAIS-III).This book covers custody cases, expert witness assessment, fitness to stand trial, civil commitment, substance abuse assessment, and many other aspects of forensic mental health practice. The author provides information on the validity of each test, compares their relative strengths and weaknesses, and offers valuable advice on clinical applications. Each concise chapter features numerous callout boxes highlighting key concepts, bulleted points, and extensive illustrative material, as well as test questions that help you gauge and reinforce your grasp of the information covered.Other titles in the Essentials of Psychological Assessment series.

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9780471331865 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, August 6, 1999, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Quickly acquire the knowledge and skills you need to confidently administer, score, and interpret the key assessment instruments used by forensic psychologistsThere are various psychological areas that must be addressed when performing forensic assessments.

Miscellaneous:

9780470618776 | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 6, 2010), cover price $36.95
9780470618783 | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 6, 2010), cover price N/A

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9780470311271 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 21, 2008, cover price $36.95

Offers divorced couples advice on helping their children cope, and discusses custody disputes, the legal process, holidays, and communications

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9780470127537, titled "Does Wednesday Mean Mom's House or Dad's?: Parenting Together While Living Apart" | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 21, 2008), cover price $27.00
9780471130482, titled "Does Wednesday Mean Mom's House or Dad's: Parenting Together While Living Apart" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, November 1, 1996, cover price $29.50 | About this edition: Offers divorced couples advice on helping their children cope, and discusses custody disputes, the legal process, holidays, and communications

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9780470257203, titled "Does Wednesday Mean Mom's House or Dad's Parenting Together While Living Apart" | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 13, 2008), cover price $24.95

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9780471237327 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, October 17, 2007, cover price $92.20

"The Clinician's Guide to Child Custody Evaluations, Third Edition is written by one of the leaders in the field. it is as essential to the subject of child custody as the stethoscope is to medicine. This edition, an update of a classic, is a must-read for everyone from the novice to the expert's expert." - Leslie M. Drozd, PhD, Editor, Journal of Child Custody A practical and comprehensive guide for conducting child custody evaluations. Clinician's Guide to Child Custody Evaluations addresses the entire custody evaluation process from beginning to end. This New Third Edition reflects the abundant recent research in this area, including new evaluating and testing findings and new ethical guidelines from the APA. This edition also features fully up-to-date coverage of important legal decisions affecting child custody. With many chapters completely revised and rewritten, the third Edition covers: * Roles the mental health Practitioner can play and operate within the legal arena * What encompasses a custody evaluation * Ethical considerations and responsibilities involved in custody disputes * How to interview, make behavioral observations, and collect collateral information * Standards, applicability,and administration of tests * Specialized child custody instruments such as the Ackerman-Schoendorf Scales for Parent Evaluation of Custody (ASPECT) * How divorce affect families * Evaluating parents' behavior * How to prepare for the courtroom process * Maltreatment, including neglect, abuse, and domestic violence * Placement schedules * How to write reports, draw conclusions, and render opinions Each chapter ends with critical issues for the practitioner to consider. The accessible reference format provides a quick review of relevant discussions in the text. In addition, this book includes convenient guides to relevant legal terms, documents forms, APA guidelines, and codes of conduct. Based not only on current research but also on the author's considerable experience with thousands of evaluations, Clinician's Guide to Child Custody Evaluations is the definitive guide to this field for students and practitioners.

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9780471746164 | 3 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 30, 2006), cover price $100.00 | About this edition: "The Clinician's Guide to Child Custody Evaluations, Third Edition is written by one of the leaders in the field.
9780471392606 | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 1, 2001), cover price $68.50 | About this edition: Comprehensive coverage of every phase of the child custody evaluation process Does a clinician hired by a parent’s attorney bear the same responsibilities as a court-appointed psychologist?
9780471052524 | Wiley-Interscience, January 1, 1995, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: This reference aims to provide psychologists and other mental health professionals with detailed clinical guidelines for conducting child custody evaluations.

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9780471776079 | 3 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 13, 2006), cover price $80.00

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Product Description: Emotionally charged issues abound in matrimonial practice, especially in custody disputes. Expert testimony can have a dramatic impact on the outcome of a case, and when matters are highly sensitive or sensational the seeming objectivity of an expert can be dispositive...read more

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9780735549265 | 4 pck edition (Aspen Pub, December 1, 2004), cover price $245.00 | About this edition: Emotionally charged issues abound in matrimonial practice, especially in custody disputes.
9781567069228 | Aspen Pub, August 1, 1998, cover price $200.00 | About this edition: Emotionally charged issues abound in matrimonial practice, especially in custody disputes.

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9780735543355 | Aspen Pub, December 30, 2004, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Emotionally charged issues abound in matrimonial practice, especially in custody disputes.

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Product Description: HARDCOVER BOOK (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781567069211 | 3 edition (Panel Pub, July 1, 1998), cover price $175.00 | About this edition: HARDCOVER BOOK

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Psychological Experts in Divorce Actions combines relevant research into the top guide to fully comprehend the role of psychological evaluations in divorce and custody actions. Focused on providing the best approach to protecting client interests, the book explains all leading evaluation instruments, conclusions which may be drawn, and methods to support or challenge conclusions. It also assists with the numerous psychological factors that impact parties involved in divorce and custody situations. (view table of contents)

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9780471573951 | 2 edition (Wiley Law Pubns, April 1, 1993), cover price $245.00
9780471596851 | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 1, 1993), cover price $109.00 | About this edition: Psychological Experts in Divorce Actions combines relevant research into the top guide to fully comprehend the role of psychological evaluations in divorce and custody actions.

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9780471185222 | 2nd edition (Wiley Law Pubns, March 1, 1997), cover price $102.00

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