Professional Training

Mar
06

Join us for Summer Training Institute

Join us for Summer Training Institute at John Jay College, June 1st -5th. You will engage in in-person workshops with internationally recognized experts, prolific authors, and engaging presenters.  Below are highlights of two workshops that will be offered during Summer Training Institute. The 5 day Foundations of Violence Risk Assessment workshop goes from June 1st […]

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Feb
20

Register Now for AP-LS Within-Conference CEs

Registration is now open for within-conference Continuing Education Credits at the AP-LS annual meeting in San Diego. CONCEPT is pleased to offer Continuing Education credits for some of the sessions at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychology-Law Society (AP-LS). We do this as a service to our profession as many of our colleagues appreciate […]

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Feb
11

Do You Know What the Half-life of Knowledge in Forensic Psychology Is?

The half-life of knowledge is an interesting and important concept. Half-life of knowledge refers to the number of years that it would take for half of the information or knowledge available in a field of study to become defunct or superseded by new information. This number, of course, varies by field or specialized area of […]

By Amber Watkins | Professional Training
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Feb
04

AP-LS Pre-Conference Workshops 2015

On Wednesday March 18th the American Psychology-Law Society (AP-LS; Division 41, American Psychological Association) will be holding a day of pre-conference CE workshops at the Westin Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego and we would love for you to join us. A total of 4 full-day and 2 half-day workshops will be presented by experts in the […]

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Feb
04

Are you missing TODAY’S Webinar?

  Today kicked off our Wednesday Webinar Series. Are you missing today’s HCR-20-V3 live Webinar with Dr. Kevin Douglas? Great news, there is more to come! Check out a list of our upcoming LIVE webinars!   Webinar Sessions Session 1: 9:00 am – Noon (PST, USA) / Noon – 3:00 pm (EST, USA) / 5:00 […]

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Jan
26

2015 Psychology-Law Conference Dates

As you start planning for the rest of 2015, here are some psychology & law conferences that we thought you might like to attend. Click each date for more details about the events. Hope to see you at these events!   American Psychology-Law Society | San Diego March 19th – 21st | Pre-conference workshops on […]

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Jan
23

Receive Training & Consultation on the HCR-20-V3 from Dr. Kevin Douglas & Dr. Stephen Hart

Spring Training Sessions offer a unique opportunity to be trained by and receive consultation from some of the field’s leading experts. This Spring, we are pleased to offer 2 Spring Training Sessions: Evaluation of Risk for Violence using the HCR-20-V3 with Dr. Kevin Douglas and Dr. Stephen Hart; and Best Practices in the Evaluation of […]

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Jan
21

Live Wednesday Webinar Series 2015

Beginning February 4th we will host a monthly 3-hour Live Webinar on various topics relevant to forensic mental health assessment. Presenters are lead authors or experts in the field and space in each Webinar is limited to ensure that participants have the opportunity to interact with the presenter and ask questions. We hope you can […]

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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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Jan
09

Come Join us for Spring Training 2015

On March 1st Our Spring Training Sessions begin. They provide the opportunity to be trained by and receive consultation from some of the leading experts in the field; Drs Kevin Hart, Stephen Douglas and Patricia Zapf. About the Training Spring Training Sessions are guided online training programs that run for 10 weeks and are 30 […]

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Apr
18

A Clinical Case Study using the HCR-20 Version 3 (Video)

The HCR-20 is the most commonly used violence risk assessment instrument across 44 countries, with over 100 evaluation studies in 32 countries. Version 3 of the HCR-20 was released in 2013 and since that time professionals and organizations have begun the process of implementing Version 3 into their clinical practice and clinical service provision. Administration […]

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Apr
04

Practical Guidance to Successful Clinical Implementation of the HCR-20 Version 3 (Video)

According to a recent survey, the HCR-20 is the most commonly used violence risk assessment measure across 44 different countries. The HCR-20 assists professionals in correctional, mental health, and forensic settings make decisions about who poses higher versus lower risk for violence, either within institutions or the community, and to devise and monitor risk management […]

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