Civil Forensic Assessment Certificate
For professionals who want to invest in their careers while earning CEs. With 70 hours of foundational training and 80 hours of specialized content, this certificate program spans 150 hours of content across 11 programs.
What You Can Expect
This Certificate program includes 11 programs, with 70 hours of foundational training and 80 hours of specialized content. In this program, you will be able to:
Evaluate someone as a means of determining the level of psychological damage incurred.
Elevate your practice and increase the diversity of cases that you are eligible to accept.
Our curriculum for Criminal Forensic Assessment is comprised of 70 hours of foundational training, with 80 hours of specialty training covering the following areas:
Foundational (70 hours)
- Evidence for Forensic Mental Health Professionals
- Ethics in Forensic Psychological Practice
- Cultural Considerations in Forensic Mental Health Assessment
- Minimizing Bias in Forensic Decision Making
- Forensic Case Formulation and Treatment Planning
- Report Writing for Forensic Evaluation
- Effective Expert Testimony for Forensic Evaluation
Specialty: Civil Forensic Assessment (80 hours)
We recommend you take the courses in the order they appear above as they build on each other. Since this is a self-paced program, you can go as fast or as slow as you like; however, most students earn the certification within 9-12 months.
This civil forensic assessment certificate is ideal for independent practitioners who want to expand upon the types of cases with which they typically work, and who want to start taking on civil cases.
The focus is on the civil side of the justice system, which presents multiple opportunities to conduct evaluations for workplace disability determinations, personal injury cases or civil rights cases, making this certificate particularly attractive. With these specialty skills, you can elevate your practice and increase the diversity of cases that you are eligible to accept.
For each on-demand training program you complete, you will earn a badge which can be shared digitally on platforms like LinkedIn.
NOTE: Programs can be purchased one at a time.
Foundational Programs (70 hours)
Specialty Programs: Civil Forensic Assessment (80 hours)
Enhance Your Competitive Edge
Enhance your career by developing a meaningful, in-demand skill set.
For those who wish to enhance their competitive edge, the Certificate in Criminal Forensic Assessment is a very good option. The training in this certificate program is ideal for independent practitioners who want to expand upon the types of cases with which they typically work. With these specialty skills, you can elevate your practice and increase the diversity of cases that you are eligible to accept.