Complex Case Reviews: Malingering, Refusals and Conflicting Data (3/5/2015)

Wauwatosa, WI US
March 5, 2015

This workshop is designed to provide an overview of complex issues that forensic psychologists and psychiatrists may encounter in conducting competency to stand trial evaluations of adult defendants. Research literature and case examples will be used to illustrate methods and strategies for addressing malingering, refusal or avoidance of interviews and contradictory information yielded by evaluations.  Ethical and clinical considerations of managing complex cases will also be presented.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
This has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the Medical College of Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Forensic Unit.  The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  Participants must remain for the entirety of the seminar for CME/CEU credits to be obtained.

Psychology CE Credit Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Medical College of Wisconsin maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Target Audience

This seminar is designed for psychologists and psychiatrists who engage in forensic evaluations.

Learning Objectives

  • Accurately detect malingering in a forensic assessment
  • Identify ethical issues raised in complex forensic mental health assessments
  • Identify and reconcile conflicting data generated by a forensic mental health assessment
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Deborah Collins, PsyD
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 278-4690
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 3.50 APA
    APA credit.
  • 3.50 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
02/13/2015
Course expires: 
05/31/2015
Event starts: 
03/05/2015 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
03/05/2015 - 12:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
The Medical College of Wisconsin
1155 N Mayfair Road
Tosa Center
Wauwatosa, WI 53226
United States

Deborah Collins, PsyD
Robert Rawski, MD

Available Credit

  • 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 3.50 APA
    APA credit.
  • 3.50 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/13/2015
Course expires: 
05/31/2015

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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