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Author White, Jack
Title Writing Reports for Court : A Practical Guide for Psychologists Working in Forensic Contexts
Imprint Brisbane : Australian Academic Press, 2007
©2007
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (208 pages)
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Note Front cover -- Foreword -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- About the Authors -- Chapter 1: Introduction -- Chapter 2: Australian Legislation -- Chapter 3: The Court Report Structure -- Chapter 4: Addressing the Legal Issues -- Chapter 5: Civil Compensation Issues -- Chapter 6: Family Court Matters -- Chapter 7: Issues Regarding Malingering -- Chapter 8: Going to Court as an Expert Witness -- Appendix 1: Offender Rehabilitation Programs in Australia -- Appendix 2: Family Court Guidelines for Expert Evidence -- Glossary -- References -- Back cover
This text examines relevant mental health state legislation relating to  criminal, civil and family courts and then sets out  a logical structure for writing reports for such matters. Featuring numerous case studies to illustrate the applicability of the information provided, this book serves as an excellent text for all psychologists considering a career in forensic work as well as any working psychologist who may find themselves in a court setting
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: White, Jack Writing Reports for Court : A Practical Guide for Psychologists Working in Forensic Contexts Brisbane : Australian Academic Press,c2007 9781875378807
Subject Evidence, Expert -- Australia.;Report writing.;Forensic psychology.;Criminal psychology
Electronic books
Alt Author Day, Andrew
Hackett, Louisa
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