Translating Research into Practice

A Typology of Defendants Found Incompetent

Forensic evaluators and judges should recognize the decreased probability of restoration among

SAVRY Predictive Validity in Asian Youth

Youth probation officers are able to adequately predict violent and nonviolent reoffending

Importance of targeting criminal risk factors in psychotherapeutic interventions

To be most successful, when treating criminal justice–involved persons with mental illness,

Don’t Shoot: Examining firearms laws and the Second Amendment of the U.S. Constitution

Laws that limit potential shooters’ access to firearms by requiring permits may

At what cost? Insanity defense evaluations for misdemeanor charges

Evaluations of legal sanity addressing only misdemeanor charges are not rare and

Parental incarceration increases risk for juvenile delinquency – particularly for Latinx youth

Sensation seeking, exposure to violence, and parent-child relationship quality were linked to

What psychotherapeutic interventions should target when treating people with mental illness and criminal justice involvement

To be most successful, when treating criminal justice-involved people with mental illness,

A National Survey of Child Forensic Interviewers: Implications for Research, Practice, and Law

Child forensic interviewers often want, find helpful, and have access to pre-interview

The Impact of Extralegal Bias in Assignment to Anger Management

Being African American, Hispanic, or male significantly increases the likelihood of being

The role of risk assessment instruments and algorithms in criminal justice decision making.

Providing judges with risk assessment information about a defendant increased the severity

When Assessing Sexual Violence, Guided Clinical Decision Making Can Outperform Algorithms

The RSVP can be reliably used in routine sexual violence risk assessments

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