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New PDF release: A Handbook for Psychological Fitness-for-Duty Evaluations in

By Cary D. Rostow,Robert D. Davis

While a few books approximately police psychology comprise a bankruptcy at the fitness-for-duty query, this is often the 1st finished book centred completely on mental fitness-for-duty reviews (FFDEs) for legislation enforcement team of workers. This instruction manual is perfect for pros and for coursework designed to organize participants for careers as police or municipal officers, psychologists, scholars, behavioral technological know-how experts, human rights advocates, and lawyers. A priceless thesaurus makes the booklet much more priceless for college kids and those that should not have vast educational or formal education in psychology or public administration.


A guide for mental Fitness-for-Duty reviews in legislation Enforcement describes intimately the mechanics of constructing a fitness-for-duty method and examines the effectiveness of FFDEs in legislation enforcement. You’ll locate transparent directions for constructing a FFDE process from the legislations enforcement executive’s point of view (valuable for legal professionals, police psychologists, and civil provider board participants as well), and an intensive bibliography with specific emphasis on legislation and circumstances that supply suggestions to mental and legislations enforcement execs. numerous appendices offer examples of documentation that may be utilized in the overview process.


This book brings you trustworthy info on:



  • legal precedents, with a evaluate of felony instances (in language applicable for legislations enforcement executives and psychologists)

  • the interplay among police tradition, mental review, and therapy

  • federal legislation that influence FFDEs, together with the HIPAA, the americans with Disabilities Act, the relatives clinical depart Act and the reasonable credits Reporting Act

  • case legislations and FFDEs, with emphasis on civil rights legislation, exertions matters, specialist moral dilemmas, and the psychologist as a possible professional witness

  • the right uses—and the misuses—of the FFDE approach

  • police departmental civil legal responsibility and the position that the FFDE performs in addressing criminal risks

In addition, this ebook encompasses a succinct overview of mental checking out (psychometrics), and the technicalities of applying a qualified psychologist to figure out the health of commissioned officials. A guide for mental Fitness-for-Duty reviews in legislation Enforcement proposes a version legislations which may be used to enhance the application and effectiveness of FFDEs, and provides a forward-looking dialogue of FFDE matters which could develop into debatable within the close to future.

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