The Certification Board for the
Forensic Counselor and Criminal Justice Specialist


September 14-16, 2015

2015 Keynote Speaker
Dr. Michael Stone

Michael Stone, M.D., noted Forensic Psychiatrist, expert on personality disorders, host of Discovery Channel’s “Most Evil” and creator of the new show “Evil – Changes in Patterns since the 1960s”, will be our 2015 Keynote Speaker.

Dr. Stone is a Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, Attending Psychiatrist at the Mid-Hudson Forensic Psychiatric Hospital in New Hampton, New York, Consultant to the Personality Disorder Institute at New York Hospital-Westchester and is a contributing editor to the Journal of Personality Disorders. Read more about Dr. Stone and the subject matter of his Keynote.



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Article of Interest

Printed for the use of The Committee on the Judiciary House of Representatives - U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington: 2010
This document contains the Federal Rules of Evidence, as amended to December 1, 2010. The rules were enacted by Public Law 93–595 (approved January 2, 1975) and have been amended by Acts of Congress, and further amended by the United States Supreme Court.

Read about the origination of the Forensic Counselor and Criminal Justice Specialist specialty professions, certifications, and the "Father of Forensic Counseling"





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