Forensic NeuropsychologyNovember 13, 2021 – 10:41 am

Forensic Neuropsychology

While clinical neuropsychologists practice within the healthcare domain, providing services in the context of a doctor-patient relationship to patients and their physicians or other healthcare specialists, a clinical neuropsychologist may also have expertise within the forensic area and may provide forensic neuropsychological services. Forensic neuropsychological services are provided to inform a legal proceeding. While these services are sometimes…

Master of Arts in Forensic PsychologyNovember 1, 2021 – 10:28 am

Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology

One of the few programs of its kind in the country, the Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology from California Baptist University prepares professionals qualified to provide critical psychological services to the criminal justice system. Uniquely designed to integrate law and psychology, CBU’s MA in Forensic Psychology focuses on the understanding of human behavior within the legal system. Graduates come away with the interdisciplinary knowledge to…

Forensic Psychology SchoolingOctober 26, 2021 – 10:27 am

Forensic Psychology Schooling

Postgraduate criminal psychology students can choose programs that lead to either a Ph.D. or a Psy.D. degree and a number of universities and colleges offer these forensic psychology programs. Students will want to consider which type of degree they should earn and if that chosen school s program is accredited. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, APA-accredited programs include those that provide doctoral students with internship opportunities…

Graduate Programs in Forensic PsychologyOctober 14, 2021 – 10:19 am

Graduate Programs in Forensic Psychology

How to Select a Forensic Psychology Graduate School Due to its emphasis on criminal justice and legal proceedings, forensic psychology program coursework is often taught not only by psychologists, but also by law professionals. A master s degree option in this field may be offered as a stand-alone program, or students may elect to complete a program in counseling psychology with a focus on forensic psychology. Most graduate programs for this field…

Forensic Psychology Paper TopicsOctober 8, 2021 – 10:16 am

Forensic Psychology Paper Topics

Alan Goldstein, a Board-certified forensic psychologist on the faculty of the John Jay College of Criminal Justice at the City University of New York, has collected contributions from experts in the field of forensic mental health on topics intended to reflect some of the frontiers of the field. The resulting volume is an excellent sourcebook for any mental health professional, whether psychologist or psychiatrist, on topics outside the expertise…

NYU Forensic PsychologySeptember 26, 2021 – 10:13 am

NYU Forensic Psychology

It is the philosophy of the NYU-Bellevue Clinical Psychology Internship Program that sound clinical knowledge and skills are the basis of competent forensic psychology as it applies to the psychiatrically impaired population. Consequently, this track maintains a dual focus on both general clinical psychology and specialized training in forensic psychology. Through the two main rotation sites of this track (the Inpatient Forensic Psychiatry Unit at…

Psychology Career InformationSeptember 20, 2021 – 10:09 am

Psychology Career Information

One motivating factor for being a psychologist is that over a quarter of psychologists are self-employed, which is four times the national average. Psychologists generally need a graduate level psychology degree to be successful. Medical school is required for many psychologists who specialize in clinical psychology or counseling, and a master s degree is minimum requirement for most educational facilities and organizations. The work of psychologists…