Clinical criminology is a unique profession in criminology, as it belongs to the health professions. Clinical criminology focuses primarily on the diagnosis, evaluation, treatment, rehabilitation, and counseling for diverse forensic populations. Unique areas of expertise consist of the use of specific clinical and actuarial tools in evaluating the risk for future violence of sex offenders and forensic patients. The profession is based on a multi-disciplinary understanding in the areas of psychiatry, psychology, law, and social sciences. Clinical criminologists work in various settings such as mental health centers and outpatient clinics, mental health departments in prisons, rehabilitation centers, private clinics and more.
dgppn Congress 2019
Innovative research in psychiatry
- 27. to 30. November in Berlin, Germany
- About 9,000 participants from 50 nations
- English programme section
- Top-class keynotes
- The latest news from science and practice
As a participant in the annual DGPPN Congress, in just four days you can obtain a comprehensive overview of current developments in psychiatry, psychotherapy and psychosomatics. The congress programme will cover all relevant mental illnesses and will put a lot of emphasis on biological and psychotherapeutic topics and topics of social psychiatry. At the same time, health political, societal and cultural issues will also be an important focus.
The Lithuanian Psychiatric Association is the largest organization uniting psychiatric specialists whose mission is to ensure the care of mental health in society. Founded in 1990, he currently unites most of the Lithuanian psychiatrists. Lithuanian Psychiatric Association (LPA) is a partner of state institutions in shaping state policy in the field of mental health. Having brought together experts in their field in Lithuania, the organization actively cooperates with partners in Lithuania and abroad. Currently, the LAP is a member of the Nordic Committee of Psychiatric Associations, the European Psychiatric Association and the World Association of Psychiatrists.
PARfessionals Behavioral Health Research Development Corporation is an Arkansas based, private research development firm for Peer Support and Recovery Providers in Addictions.