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    A Systematic Model for Decision-Making and the articles "Careers—Forensic Psychology" and "Forensic Psychology." Think about how psychology and forensics intersect. Consider roles and/or areas in forensic psychology in which you might have interest.

    A description of the forensic psychology area you selected and the role associated with it. Then explain requirements needed to perform the role you selected and explain what interests you about that particular role. Finally, based on your analysis, share insights you gained about roles and requirements of forensic psychology professionals.

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    Dear Student,
    Hi and thank you for your patience. In this particular task, you are asking for help in putting together ideas for a short reflective paper. I suggest using this outline:

    1. About Forensic psychology and the role you want - 150 words
    2. Requirements for the role and reason for interest- 100 words
    3. Insight - 100 words

    This is a reflective narrative but also a personal one. You should choose one that is of interest to you. Just let me know via the feedback section if you need further clarification. You can also use the listed resources to further explore the topic. All the best with your studies.

    AE 105878/Xenia Jones

    Forensic Psychology & Role Reflection

    Forensic psychology is the utilization of the principles of psychology in the pursuit of justice and effectiveness within the judicial system and law enforcement. The theories and science of psychology, including innovative techniques in relation to memory, validation of experience (for the pursuit of 'truth' and details of events) and state of mental health as well as principles of human behavior and decision making are just among the many principles of the science finding important utilisation in court and law enforcement. Ward (2013, for the APA) writes that, "the practice of forensic psychology, and perhaps the most frequent duty of forensic psychologists, is the psychological assessment of individuals who are involved, in one way or another, with the legal system." It is as expected ...

    Solution Summary

    The solution of 774 provides information, assistance and advise in tackling the task (see above) on the topic of roles in forensic psychology, with an emphasis on that of a forensic psychologist role as a court expert. Resources are listed for further exploration of the topic.