Psychological injuries : forensic assessment, treatment, and law

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  • Creator William J. Koch ... [and others]
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
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  • Physical Details
    • ix, 318 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 9780195188288, 0195188284
  • OCLC ocm57652295

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-308) and index.

Contents

  • Definition and history of the concept of psychological injury -- Legal contexts and law related to psychological injuries -- General assessment issues with psychological injuries -- Detecting exaggeration and malingering in psychological injury claims / Grant L. Iverson and Rael T. Lange -- Common vulnerabilities in psychological evidence -- Gender, trauma, and distress -- Ethnocultural minorities -- Prevention and rehabilitation of psychological injuries -- Psychological injury cases -- Current status and future trends
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