Chapter 12. The Psychological Assessment

  1. Gisli H. Gudjonsson

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713297.ch12

The Psychology of Interrogations and Confessions: A Handbook

The Psychology of Interrogations and Confessions: A Handbook

How to Cite

Gudjonsson, G. H. (2002) The Psychological Assessment, in The Psychology of Interrogations and Confessions: A Handbook, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713297.ch12

Author Information

  1. Institute of Psychiatry, King's College, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470844618

Online ISBN: 9780470713297

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Keywords:

  • psychological assessment;
  • conceptual framework;
  • retracted confession case;
  • false information;
  • normal intelligence

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • The Assessment Framework

  • Psychological Vulnerabilities

  • Learning Disability As A Vulnerability

  • The Court Report And Oral Evidence

  • Conclusions