Psychology CPD

Forensics series


Description
Session one: Introduction to forensic psychology: A South African perspective

Session two: The Child Justice Act and the psychological assessment of children in conflict with the law

Session three: Malingering in the forensic context: assessment and common themes found in the assessment of an accused/defendant in the legal system

Session four: Report writing guidelines and principles in forensic work and the ethical guidelines associated therewith

Presenter: Chantal Waldeck, Clinical Psychologist
Content
  • Session 1
  • Introduction to Forensic Psychology: A South African perspective
  • Session 1 Video recording
  • Session 1 Quiz
  • Session 2
  • Child and adolescent forensic psychological assessment
  • Video recording session 2
  • Session 2 Quiz
  • Session 3
  • Malingering and assessment behaviour
  • Session 3 Video recording
  • Session 3 Quiz
  • Session 4
  • Practising ethically, reporting writing, and court etiquette
  • Session 4 Quiz
  • Session 4 Video Recording
  • Course evaluation
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed