Effective Practices in Clinical Testimony
Presented by Dr. Shawn McDaniel
Earn 2 CEs
This course provides an overview of recommended practices for providing psychological testimony in legal proceedings. Participants will learn effective methods for preparation for court, preventative documentation, report writing tips, and how to effectively deliver testimony and manage cross examination. It will cover how to best present intervention and assessment knowledge in order to provide information to the court, avoid potential pitfalls, and reduce stress related to testifying.
1. List 4 elements of strong documentation practices for utilization in legal issues.
2. Identify 3 effective strategies for handling cross-examination.
3. Explain 2 strategies for delivering psychological information effectively to judges and juries in an understandable manner.
Location: KCMO Public Library - Plaza Branch
Cost: Free for GKCPA members, $15 for guests/nonmembers