Open access journal of forensic psychology

 

Reviews


Bowers, C. M., (2013). Forensic Testimony: Science, Law and Expert Evidence. New York: Academic Press.

Campbell review of Bowers.pdf

Grisso, T. (2013).  Forensic Evaluation of Juveniles, 2nd edition. Sarasota, FL: Professional Resource Press.

Witt review of Grisso.pdf

Inbau, F. E., Reid, J. E., Buckley, J. P., & Jayne, B. C. (2013). Criminal interrogation and confessions, Fifth Edition. Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.  

DeClue review of Inbau et al.pdf

Pinals, D., & Mossman, D. (2011). Evaluation for Civil Commitment. New York: Oxford.

Lockhart review of Pinals and Mossman (2011).pdf

Dvoskin, J. A., Skeem, J. L., Novaco, R. W., & Douglas, K. S. (2011). Using social science to reduce violent offending. New York: Oxford.

DeClue review of Dvoskin et al.pdf


Mart, E. G., & Alban, A. D. (2011). The practical assessment of testamentary capacity and undue influence in the elderly. Sarasota, FL: Professional Resource Press.  96 pp., $24.95. Reviewed by Philip H. Witt.

Witt review of Mart and Alban.pdf


Laws, D. R. & Ward, T. (2010). Desistance from sex offending: alternatives to

throwing away the keys. New York: Guilford. 306 pages, $45. Reviewed by Karen Franklin.

Franklin review of Laws and Ward 2010.pdf


Packer, I. (2009).  Evaluation of criminal responsibility: Best practices in forensic mental health assessment.  Oxford University Press.  $35.00.  Reviewed by John Matthew Fabian.

Fabian review of Packer                 Fabian review of Packer.pdf           


Nezu, C. M., Finch, A. J., & Simon, N. P. (Eds.) (2009). Becoming Board Certified by the American Board of Professional Psychology.  New York, Oxford, pp. 174.  ISBN 978-0-19-537243-4. $35.00 (Paperback). Reviewed by Frank M. Dattilio.

Dattilio review of Nezu               Dattilio review of Nezu.pdf      


Seto, M. C. (2008). Pedophilia and sexual offending against children. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.  $59.95.  Reviewed by Philip H. Witt. 

Witt Review of Seto                      Witt Review of Seto.pdf               


Rostow, C. D.,  & Davis, R. D. (2004).  A Handbook for Psychological Fitness-for-Duty Evaluations in Law Enforcement.  New York: The Haworth Clinical Practice Press. 320 pages. Reviewed by John Matthew Fabian.

Fabian review of Rostow & Davis.pdf