Course Details

Course TitleIACP 2020 - Legal Update: Police Psychological Services Section 2020
Date 10/21/2020
ProviderIACP - PPSS
LocationVirtual Conference
Credit Hours1
Instructor(s)Atty. John (Jack) Collins
Method of InstructionWorkshop/Seminar
Approving AgencyAPA
Course Syllabus

Course Description

This presentation will review key cases and legal findings from the last year relevant to those working with police and public safety agencies. Participants will be able to summarize at least three recent judicial decisions that impact practice in the field of police psychology, and will be able to identify at least two developing legal trends that will impact law enforcement in the areas of pre-employment, fitness for duty, disciplinary action or crisis intervention. Participants will also be able to describe two legal scenarios that law enforcement psychologists currently face and articulate appropriate responses to them.

Course Objectives