By Robert L. Denney,James P. Sullivan

Meeting a transforming into desire for practitioners, this precise quantity brings jointly prime specialists to give the criminal and medical foundations of neuropsychology perform in legal forensic situations. Authoritative but obtainable, the ebook studies appropriate case legislations and constitutional rules and gives simple counsel for engaging in exams that handle particular criminal criteria and questions, reminiscent of competency to admit, competency to continue, felony accountability, and sentencing matters. With insurance of either grownup and juvenile contexts, chapters describe easy methods to paintings successfully in correctional settings; assemble details from a number of resources; discover deception; generate exact, legally admissible findings; and converse them effectively within the court.

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