Month: August 2021

Emeritus Professor Bernadette McSherry1 1Commissioner | Victorian Law Reform Commission | Melbourne Law School Abstract: Over the past forty-plus years of ANZAPPL’s existence, the disciplines of psychiatry, psychology and law have adapted to societal and systemic challenges. In looking to...
  • August 19, 2021
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Dr Daud Saaed1,2,3 1PREMHA, Sydney, 2IARPP Australia, 3RANZCP – Faculty of Psychotherapy, Sydney A Ngunnawal man faces separation from his child in infancy – a repetition of what he and his parents also endured. A child protection system in need...
  • August 16, 2021
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Prof Anne Cossins1, Prof. Jane Goodman-Delahunty2, Ms Thea Gumbert1 1University of NSW, , Australia, 2University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia Sexual assault cases present unique challenges for jury trials, with lower conviction rates being observed in both real and simulated sexual...
  • August 10, 2021
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Dr Michael Rowlands1, Dr Fiona Morrison1, Ms Eliza Brock, Ms Helen Stocker, Dr Rebecca Green, Mr Daniel Marks, Ms Diana Castano 1Monash University, Clayton, Australia The DSM-5 classifies paraphilic disorders, demonstrated by intense and persistent sexual interest in targets that...
  • August 10, 2021
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Dr Michael Davis1,2,3 1Centre for Forensic Behavioural Science, Swinburne University of Technology, , Australia, 2Department of Psychiatry, Monash University, , Australia, 3Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, , Australia The threat of terrorism is a seemingly major national security...
  • August 10, 2021
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Dr Rajan Darjee1,2,5, Dr  Michael  Davis2,3,4,5 1Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia, 2Forensicare, Melbourne, Australia, 3University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, 4Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 5Private Practice, Melbourne, Melbourne Sexual homicide is a rare but particularly devastating form of offence that...
  • August 10, 2021
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Dr Gunvant Patel1, Dr Prashant Pandurangi1, Sam Calvin1, Marshall Watson1, Yolisha Singh1 1Private Practice, Carlton, Australia The increased scrutiny of racism following the murder of George Floyd and the racial disparity in outcomes during the COVID pandemic has thrown a...
  • August 10, 2021
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Associate Professor Jill Howieson1, Mr Ben Di Sabato1 1University of Western Australia , Perth, Australia Procedural Justice (PJ) is widely accepted as an imperative for fair and satisfying dispute resolution processes. Nevertheless, the trust element in the PJ paradigm seems...
  • August 10, 2021
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Dr Ashley Dunne1, Dr Justin Trounson1, Dr Jason Skues1, Prof  Jeff Pfeifer1, Prof James Ogloff1,2, Prof Michael Daffern1,2 1Swinburne University, Alphington, Australia, 2Victorian Institute of Forensic Mental Health (Forensicare), Clifton Hill, Australia This study evaluated the internal consistency and factor...
  • August 10, 2021
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Mr Grant Blake1, Professor James Ogloff1, Associate Professor Rachael Fullam1, Dr Chelsea Leach2 1Centre For Forensic Behavioural Science, Swinburne University, Alphington, Australia, 2Grant Blake Psychology, Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast, Australia, 3Forensic Children and Youth Mental Health Service, Brisbane, Australia...
  • August 10, 2021
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