Name of CE/CPD Module:
Neuropsychology of Juvenile Delinquency
Dr. Leonard-Zabel will present on the neuropsychological aspects of juvenile delinquency. She will defining criminal behavior and juvenile delinquency. She will also discuss the origins of juvenile criminal behavior involving: a.) neuro-developmental risk factors, b.) neurophysiology and psychopathology including: central nervous system differences, hemispheric asymmetrical differences, and frontal and amygdala dysfunctions, and 3)neuropsychological assessments to assist with evaluating juvenile delinquent and possible intervention/treatment approaches with juveniles.
CE/CPD Goals and Objectives:
This CE/CPD Module is designed to help you:
• Cite specific the evidence (definitions) for juvenile delinquency.
• Identify the neurobiological and psychopathological aspects of juvenile delinquency.
• Identify various measures of neuropsychological/competence to stand trial approaches and possible treatment interventions.
Number of CE/CPD Credits: 3
Cost for Individuals: $90.00
Cost for Groups of 5+: $81.00
About the Presenter:
Dr. Ann Marie Leonard-Zabel, Ed.D.
|Ann Leonard-Zabel, Ed.D., ABSNP, NCSP received her Doctoral Degree in Child and Youth Studies-Special Services and Exceptional Education from Nova Southeastern University, and a Certificate of Advance Graduate Studies in School Psychology from the University of Massachusetts in Boston. She is a professor of psychology at Curry College in Massachusetts. In addition, she owns and operates a private clinic in Plymouth, Massachusetts specializing in School Psychology/School Neuropsychology providing assessments, consultation, and trainings to schools, families, clinics, law firms, and courts both locally, nationally, and internationally.|
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