Keynote Address

Jan
14

International Psychology & Law Worldwide Conference, August 4-7 2015

The International Conference on Psychology & Law will take place from August 4-7, 2015. Friedrich Lösel, Chair of the Organizing Committee, writes “At this Conference we will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the  launch of the European Association of Psychology and Law (EAPL) at Nuremberg, Germany. We are grateful that the American Psychology-Law Society (AP-LS), […]

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May
02

Innovating Psychology and Law: AP-LS Presidential Address by Dr. Jennifer Skeem (Video)

This year at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychology-Law Society (AP-LS), which took place in New Orleans during the first weekend in March, Dr. Jennifer Skeem presented her Presidential Address to a packed room early Friday morning. Innovating Psychology and Law The theme for Dr. Skeem’s address was innovating psychology and law, a topic […]

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Sep
13

AP-LS Presidential Address 2013 by Dr. Bill Foote (Video)

Each year at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, the out-going President of Division 41 (the American Psychology-Law Society) gives his or her Presidential Address as the last official Presidential duty. This year Dr. William Foote spoke about The Inuit Project, providing a great example of the integration of research and practice. This […]

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Aug
30

IAFMHS 2013 Keynote: Transforming Mental Health Systems – A Judicial Perspective (Video)

Judge Steven Leifman from Miami-Dade, Florida delivers the final Keynote address of the 2013 International Association of Forensic Mental Health Services conference in Maastricht, Netherlands. This was an excellent address that speaks directly about trying to “change the system.” Judge Leifman shares his perspective on trying to lead change for large, difficult systems, such as […]

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Aug
16

IAFMHS 2013 Keynote: Current Thinking about Rehabilitation Models (Video)

The third Keynote address at the 2013 International Association of Forensic Mental Health Services (IAFMHS) in Maastricht, Netherlands was given by Dr. Ruth Mann of the National Offender Management Service in the UK. Dr. Mann spoke about Current Thinking about Rehabilitation Models for offenders. Abstract In this presentation I will consider the strength of the […]

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Aug
02

IAFMHS 2013 Keynote: State of the Art of Pharmacotherapy in Sexual Offenders (Video)

The second Keynote address at the 2013 IAFMHS Conference in Maastricht, Netherlands was by Professor Peer Birkin, MD, a psychiatrist from the University Medical Center at Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany. Dr. Birkin speaks about the state of the art of pharmacotherapy in sexual offenders. Abstract Effective rehabilitation of sexual offenders follows the principles of risk, need, and […]

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Jul
19

IAFMHS 2013 Keynote: Best Practices in Competency to Stand Trial (Video)

I was thrilled to be asked by the International Association of Forensic Mental Health Services  (IAFMHS) to give the Dr. Derek Eaves Keynote Address at the 2013 conference in Maastricht, Netherlands. Those who know me well know that I love to travel and that Amsterdam is one of my favorite cities. Thus, the invitation to […]

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