Global Institute of Forensic Research

Global Institute of Forensic Research The Global Institute of Forensic Research specializes in providing cutting-edge software, Web-based training, and executive research bulletins.
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The Global Institute of Forensic Research (GIFR) specializes in providing cutting-edge research, training, and software solutions to mental health, correctional, and legal professionals working in both general care and forensic settings around the world. Dedicated to innovation, simplicity, and customer service, our team of international experts develops services and programming to promote evidence-based best practice and improve both compliance and outcomes. GIFR was founded by internationally award-winning researcher, Jay P. Singh, PhD. Dr. Singh received his doctorate in psychiatry from the University of Oxford and has served as the Senior Clinical Researcher for the Swiss Department of Justice in Zurich as well as a clinical associate at Yale School of Medicine. He has published over 40 books, chapters, and peer-reviewed articles in some of the highest impact medical, psychiatric, and psychological journals. Having conducted research in over 50 countries, Dr. Singh has given invited lectures at Harvard, Yale, Columbia, Cornell, Brown, Dartmouth, and the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Singh has also been the recipient of numerous awards from other professional organizations including the American Psychology-Law Society, the American Institute for the Advancement of Forensic Studies, the Royal College of Psychiatrists, the European Congress on Violence in Clinical Psychiatry, the Society for Research in Child Development, and the Society for Research in Adolescence.

Do you work with Individuals with intellectual disabilities who exhibit s*xual problems?  Sign up for our newest ATSA Ma...
06/28/2018

Do you work with Individuals with intellectual disabilities who exhibit s*xual problems? Sign up for our newest ATSA Master Class online course with trainers Gerry D. Blasingame and James Haaven to earn 9 CEUs!

To learn more or to register: https://atsa-training.com/course/intellectual-disabilities/

Don't forget to register for our FREE webinar on July 11th on Tips for Building a Good Working Alliance with Youth with ...
06/26/2018

Don't forget to register for our FREE webinar on July 11th on Tips for Building a Good Working Alliance with Youth with NAPN Chair, David Prescott!

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM ET

To sign-up, click here: https://mhsit.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6kVkCUrpB7gcjbL

#onlinelearning #professionaldevelopment

Did you know that the Static-99R on G.E.A.R.S. automatically generates a personalized report that will save you countles...
06/21/2018

Did you know that the Static-99R on G.E.A.R.S. automatically generates a personalized report that will save you countless hours?

To request a demo of the Static-99R on G.E.A.R.S. visit gifrinc.com/gears

Sign up for a FREE webinar on July 27th on the Three Essentials in Feedback-Informed Treatment with Youth Who Have Abuse...
06/19/2018

Sign up for a FREE webinar on July 27th on the Three Essentials in Feedback-Informed Treatment with Youth Who Have Abused to earn 1.5 CEUs!

Trainer: David Prescott
Time: 3:00-4:30 PM ET

To register for this free webinar:
https://mhsit.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9yQlyf4RncrOydn

#onlinelearning #professionaldevelopment

06/15/2018

Psychometric properties and predictive validity of a police version of a violence risk screenโ€” A pilot study.
This journal investigates the reliability and predictive validity of the Violence Risk Screening-Police Version in male and female offenders.

๐Ÿ’ป: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28668227

Risk Assessment Interviews: Exploring the Perspectives of Psychologists and Indeterminate Sentenced Prisoners in the Uni...
06/14/2018

Risk Assessment Interviews: Exploring the Perspectives of Psychologists and Indeterminate Sentenced Prisoners in the United Kingdom.

๐Ÿ‘‰ www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/29121812/

06/07/2018

This journal examines the effectiveness of a riskโ€“needโ€“responsivity based treatment program for violent and s*xual offenders. Treated and untreated offenders were compared on the VRAG and the PCL-R.

๐Ÿ’ป: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/lcrp.12122

#vragr #pclr

โฐ Time is running out! Sign up for a live webinar training on the PROFESOR with Dr. James Worling on June 11th!For mor...
06/05/2018

โฐ Time is running out! Sign up for a live webinar training on the PROFESOR with Dr. James Worling on June 11th!

For more details: www.gifrinc.com/profesor

Last Chance!  Register for the Static-99R live webinar training today!Date: June 4th, 2018Time: 8 AM-4:30PM PTTrainer: E...
05/31/2018

Last Chance! Register for the Static-99R live webinar training today!

Date: June 4th, 2018
Time: 8 AM-4:30PM PT
Trainer: Erik Fox, JD, PhD

For more information: www.gifrinc.com/static-99r

Register for our newest on-demand training on The Best Practices in Drug Courts!This training will help you:โœ”๏ธ Ident...
05/31/2018

Register for our newest on-demand training on The Best Practices in Drug Courts!

This training will help you:
โœ”๏ธ Identify a range of practices associated with 50% to 100% greater improvements in outcomes in adult drug courts
โœ”๏ธ Understand scientific evidence supporting the Adult Drug Court Best Practice Standards
โœ”๏ธ Recognize errors in treatment or supervision practices that can make outcomes worse and increase criminal recidivism among drug court participants

For more information: www.gifrinc.com/course/best-practices-drug-courts
#onlinelearning #professionaldevelopment #drugcourts

05/29/2018

This article examines the use of risk assessment instruments to predict violence in forensic psychiatric hospitals: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

๐Ÿ‘‰www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0924933818300683

05/17/2018

Do you use the VRAG-R? Take a look at this article on the cross validation of the discrimination and calibration properties of the VRAG-R in a treated s*xual offender sample.

๐Ÿ‘‰ https://tinyurl.com/y9ndmzug

#VRAGR

05/01/2018

Do you use the Post-Conviction Risk Assessment (PCRA)? Take a look at this article that examines the predictive validity of the PRCA.

๐Ÿ•ฎ Federal criminal careers: An empirical examination of the Post-Conviction Risk Assessment (PCRA).

๐Ÿ’ป: https://tinyurl.com/y9hdtgx3

The National Adolescent Perpetration Network (NAPN) annual conference is only 2๏ธ weeks away!  Register by May 4th to r...
04/26/2018

The National Adolescent Perpetration Network (NAPN) annual conference is only 2๏ธ weeks away! Register by May 4th to reserve your spot!

For more information visit www.napnconference.com
#napnconference

04/25/2018

Check out this article on assessing change in dynamic risk factors in forensic psychiatric inpatients: Relationship with psychopathy and recidivism.

๐Ÿ‘‰ https://tinyurl.com/ybx4whmh

04/24/2018

Join us for a certified live webinar training on the Violence Risk Appraisal Guide-Revised (VRAG-R) on May 18 and earn 8 CEUs! ๐Ÿ‘

Presenters: Brian W. Judd, PhD and Vernon L. Quinsey, PhD

To learn more: www.gifrinc.com/vrag-r

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