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ICFPPAS 2018 : 20th International Conference on Forensic Psychology and Psychological Autopsy Studies

Prague, Czechia
September 3 - 4, 2018

Call for Papers

ICFPPAS 2018 : 20th International Conference on Forensic Psychology and Psychological Autopsy Studies is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Forensic Psychology and Psychological Autopsy Studies. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Forensic science
  • Forensic psychology
  • Psychological autopsy
  • Methodological approaches
  • Psychological framework of death
  • Psychological autopsy methodology
  • Forensic investigation
  • Ethics
  • Mental state examination of the deceased
  • Cause of death
  • Result of natural causes, suicide, accident or murder
  • Extensive interview with family and friends of the deceased
  • Medical history of the deceased
  • Medical records
  • Psychiatric records
  • Biographical information
  • Personal information
  • Secondary information
  • Other documents
  • Details of the death
  • Personality and lifestyle of victim
  • Victim’s typical patterns of reaction to stress
  • Recent stressors, tensions and anticipations
  • Applications of psychological autopsy
  • Understanding suicides
  • Understanding personality
  • Understanding intention and motive
  • Criminal cases
  • Malpractice