Course Details

Course TitleSociety for Police and Criminal Psychology (SPCP) Annual Conference 2014
Date 9/19/2014
ProviderSPCP
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Email 
Website http://psychweb.cisat.jmu.edu/spcp/conference.html
LocationLas Vegas
Credit Hours5
Instructor(s)Varies
Method of InstructionWorkshop/Seminar
Approving AgencyOther
Course Syllabus No syllabus uploaded for this course.


Course Description

The conference will provide various sessions focusing on assessment directly related to peace officer psychological screening.


Course Objectives

Approved sessions include:The Conduct of Peace Officer Psychological Screening Evaluations:Updates from the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training;Validation of an Empirically-Keyed Measure of Illicit Drug Use among Job Applicants;Does the M-PULSE measure psychopathology? Another Look Using the IPI-2;Police Applicant Hiring Decisions: An Investigation of the Decision Consistency between the IPI-2 and M-PULSE;Research to Support Use of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) in Pre-Employment Psychological Evaluations of Police Officer Candidates;Using the M-PULSE to Predict Police Conduct Problems: Further Investigation of the Liability Scales;Use of WAIS-III Index Scores to Predict Supervisors Ratings of Police Performance;The Differences Between Special Police Unit Personality Factors as Measured by the Psych Eval Personality Questionnaire.