13. Forensic Case Formulation: Emerging Issues

  1. Peter Sturmey1 and
  2. Mary McMurran2
  1. Peter Sturmey1 and
  2. Mary McMurran2

Published Online: 24 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119977018.ch13

Forensic Case Formulation

Forensic Case Formulation

How to Cite

Sturmey, P. and McMurran, M. (2011) Forensic Case Formulation: Emerging Issues, in Forensic Case Formulation (eds P. Sturmey and M. McMurran), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119977018.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Queens College and City University, New York, USA

  2. 2

    Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Queens College and City University, New York, USA

  2. 2

    Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 2 SEP 2011

Book Series:

Book Series Editors:

  1. Clive R. Hollin3 and
  2. Mary McMurran2

Series Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, UK

  2. 3

    School of Psychology, University of Leicester, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470683958

Online ISBN: 9781119977018

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Keywords:

  • forensic case formulation - emerging issues;
  • status of case formulation (CF) - Mumma, parsing problem of reliability and validity of case formulation, into focused questions;
  • failure, in detecting differences in treatments - use of insensitive dependent variables;
  • Ghaderi's evidence that CF - makes a difference to treatment outcomes, for depression;
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) - exposing client to fearful images without subscribing to theory behind EMDR;
  • forensic case formulations;
  • behavior-analytic, rather than cognitive-behavioral - and using Multiple Sequential Functional Analysis (MSFA);
  • risk assessment and risk management - procedures, from clinical judgment;
  • Offense Paralleling Behavior (OPB) - emerging forensic case formulation methodology;
  • learning, from non forensic work in clinical case formulation - more forensic work needed

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Current Status of Case Formulation

  • Something New

  • Future Directions

  • Conclusion

  • References