Forensic Psychiatric Evaluations of Women Accused of Felonies: A Three-Year Descriptive Study

    Volume 30, Issue 3 (July 1985)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Published Online: 1 July 1985

    Page Count: 9


    Wiederlight, M
    Medical director and assistant medical director, Forensic Psychiatry Clinic for the New York Criminal and Supreme Courts, New York, NY

    Wieczorek, RR
    Associate professor of nursing, Hunter College of the City of New York/Bellevue School of Nursing, New York, NY

    Rosner, R
    Medical director and assistant medical director, Forensic Psychiatry Clinic for the New York Criminal and Supreme Courts, New York, NY

    (Received 30 August 1984; accepted 16 November 1984)

    Abstract

    Descriptive statistics are presented for 95 female offenders evaluated in the Forensic Psychiatry Clinic for the New York Criminal and Supreme Court (First Judicial District). Demographic data, criminal charges, psychiatric diagnoses, prior mental health treatment, and victims of offenses are examined.


    Paper ID: JFS11006J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS11006J

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    Title Forensic Psychiatric Evaluations of Women Accused of Felonies: A Three-Year Descriptive Study
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