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Forensic Psychology

Guide to Becoming a Forensic Psychologist

Prepares you to apply clinical, counseling, school, and neuropsychology skills to the criminal justice and civil legal systems, including consultation, assessment, and interventions. Become skilled at behavioral disorders, risk factors for violence and criminality, profiling and patterning, psychological testing, prediction and intervention and more.

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What is a Forensic Psychologist?

Definition: A program that prepares individuals to apply clinical, counseling, school, and neuropsychology skills to the provision of psychological services within the criminal justice and civil legal systems, including consultation, assessment, and interventions. Includes instruction in the epidemiology of mental/behavioral disorders, risk factors for violence and criminality, profiling and patterning, psychological testing, prediction and intervention measurement, forensic assessment, criminal and civil law and procedures, secure environments, forensic treatment and intervention skills, and professional standards and ethics.

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What Skills Do Successful Forensic Psychologists Have?

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What Does a Forensic Psychologist Do?

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Interview With a Forensic Psychologist

Introductory Text for the Interview with a Forensic Psychologist.

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  • What is a Typical Day as a Forensic Psychologist?
  • What Skills are Most Useful in Your Career?
  • What Advice Would You Give For Those Interested in Becoming a Forensic Psychologist?
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Where Do Forensic Psychologists Work?

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Forensic Psychology Specialties

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Trial Consultant

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Expert Witness

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Researcher

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Professor

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How To Become a Forensic Psychologist?

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Where are Forensic Psychology Schools Offered?

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Associate Degree in Forensic Psychology

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Bachelor Degree in Forensic Psychology

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Master Degree in Forensic Psychology

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Forensic Psychology Ph.D Programs

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What Is Board Certification of Forensic Psychologists

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  • What is Board Certification of Forensic Psychologists
  • Why Become Board Certified?
  • Where Do I Get Certified?
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What is the Average Forensic Psychology Salary?

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What is the Career Outlook for Forensic Psychology Jobs?

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For writer – Initial Research Resources:

Good overview article: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/witness/201409/forensic-psychology-is-it-the-career-me

Possible candidate for an email interview: http://www.karenfranklin.com/

 

 

About Jeff Morrow

With an English Literature degree from UCLA and a passion for career counseling and publishing, Jeff has worked at CareerPath and Microsoft. He published four editions of the World Wide Yellow Pages in partnership with Barnes and Noble. He now uses that passion for managing Psychology Online Degrees.

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With an English Literature degree from UCLA and a passion for career counseling and publishing, Jeff has worked at CareerPath and Microsoft. He published four editions of the World Wide Yellow Pages in partnership with Barnes and Noble. He now uses that passion for managing Psychology Online Degrees.

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