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Changing the System: How Forensic Psychology Can Make a Difference
April 10, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT
Do you have an interest in helping others, improving broken systems, and making a meaningful change in society?
Join our Forensic Psychology Department faculty as they discuss hot topics in the field and how to use Forensic Psychology to improve justice and forensic mental health care for others. Our faculty will share the ways their work is leading the way for social justice and how they help guide students to become leading professionals in this important field. This is also a great opportunity for those interested in Clinical Psychology and Counseling Psychology.
Forensic Psychology Department Chair, Dr. Derek Hess, will lead a question and answer session following these important and engaging presentations:
- Violence Risk Assessment and Prevention – Dr. Nancy Zarse, Full Professor
- A Trauma-Informed Approach to Crime Prevention – Dr. Jamie Wernsman, Associate Department Chair
- Competency (Fitness) to Stand Trial and Restoration – Dr. Casey Sharpe, Associate Professor
Registration opens at 11:30 a.m. on the 4th floor of our Chicago Campus. Please register to let us know you’re coming.I'll be there!