Risk Of Offensive/Incorrect Content: Bridging mental health and criminal justice systems: A systematic review of the impact of mental health courts on individuals and communities.

Existing reviews of mental health courts summarize the effectiveness of these programs without consideration of the component parts of the mental health court and who the court serves. This systematic review addresses this gap by using specific criteri…

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Risk Of Offensive/Incorrect Content: Communicating violence risk during testimony: Do different formats lead to different perceptions among jurors?

The legal system often charges forensic clinicians with the task of assisting the court in making decisions about a defendant’s risk for violence. The extent to which these evaluations are useful depends, in part, on how the results are communicated to…

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Risk Of Offensive/Incorrect Content: Enhancing cooperation and disclosure by manipulating affiliation and developing rapport in investigative interviews.

We sought to identify motivations to resist cooperation in intelligence interviews and develop techniques to overcome this resistance. One source of resistance can arise because of concerns for affiliations (e.g., “I do not want to inform on my friends…

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