Forensic Psychology

Advance your career with a certificate in forensic psychology from an industry leader in psychology education.

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Certificates in Forensic Psychology

Forensic psychology is the scientific discipline that applies clinical psychology techniques and knowledge to the legal arena. Forensic psychology is a broad scientific discipline including everything from the causes of criminal behavior to assessing the mental states of civil and criminal litigants to treating offenders in an attempt to reduce recidivism.

Psychological disorders are quite common among offenders and civil litigants, making forensic psychology an important topic for anyone involved in the legal field – law enforcement, attorneys, psychologists, and other mental health professionals.

3 Certificates designed for the working professional

Certificate in Forensic Psychology (3 courses) for law enforcement, and legal professionals.

Certificate in Forensic Psychology for Mental Health Practitioners (5 courses) 

Certificate in Forensic Psychology for Clinicians (6 courses) 

Law Enforcement

The Certificate in Forensic Psychology is specifically designed for members of the law enforcement, legal profession, and health professionals. 

Mental Health Practitioners

The Certificate in Forensic Psychology for Mental Health Practitioners is specifically designed for mental health practitioners (non-psychologists) who work in forensic settings or with legal or forensic psychology professionals.

Clinical Psychologists

The Certificate in Forensic Psychology for Clinicians is specifically designed for clinical psychology doctoral students and clinical psychologists who want to specialize in forensic psychology.