On this week’s podcast, I interview Jason Smith, Psy.D., A.B.P.P., Chief Psychologist at a prison in the United States, and Ted B. Cunliffe, Ph.D., who is a clinical and forensic psychologist at a private practice in Florida. Together, along with Carl B. Gacono, Ph.D., ABAP, they have written the book Understanding Female Offenders, researching how female offenders’ psychopathic behaviors present differently than in males and how we can address biases we may have in order to identify, assess, and treat these women...Listen to the Podcast
On this week's podcast, I interviewed Carl B. Gacono, PhD, who maintains a consulting private practice in Asheville, NC. He is an expert in the areas of criminal psychopathology, behavior, and treatment. Dr. Gacono has honed these skills through twenty years of hands-on research and experience in the correctional and forensic psychiatric institutions. Throughout his career, he has authored or edited a plethora of books and scientific articles. These include Understanding Female Offenders, The Clinical and Forensic Assessment of Psychopathy, The Handbook for Forensic Rorschach Assessment and The Rorschach Assessment of Aggressive and Psychopathic Personalities. He has worked as a clinical and forensics psychologist utilizing the Rorschach Test and Psychopathy Checklist (PCL-R) as relevant research tools...Listen to the Podcast
Today’s interview was fascinating. I had the pleasure of speaking with Dr. Ted Cunliffe and Dr. Jason Smith, two of the co-authors of the book, Understanding Female Offenders. These guys have spent their careers working with- and studying female offenders and share a wealth of information from their own research and elsewhere. These are just a few topics that we discuss in the interview...Listen to the Podcast
CS-R Supplementary Scales Booklet & Gacono Aggressivity Cluster
International Rorschach Institute
Kari Carstairs interviews Jason Smith and Carl Gacono about the CS-R Supplementary Scales booklet and the Gacono Aggressivity Cluster to provide an outline of these current developments.