R-PAS Forensic Applications: An Introduction (4 CE’s)

Please join us for a special continuing education opportunity with our guest speaker!

Presented by Donald J. Viglione, Ph.D.
Monday, October 30th,  1:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Instructional Level


Course Description and Target Audience

This course will present a rationale for using R-PAS (Rorschach Performance Assessment System) in forensic applications. This will include key information and important research findings for defending R-PAS in court. The half day workshop will end with a brief, criminal, case vignette. There are no known risks associated with this presentation.

The target audience is mental health providers (advanced doctoral level psychology trainees, psychologists in practice, master’s level clinicians etc).

Learning Objectives

  • Explain conceptual and procedural foundation for using the Rorschach in forensic work.
  • Identify research supporting the validity of the Rorschach.
  • List advantages in using the Rorschach in forensic applications.
  • Identify specifically what the Rorschach adds to self-report testing.

Presenter Information

Dr. Viglione is a Distinguished Professor at the California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant University in San Diego where he has taught psychological assessment and the Rorschach for more than 30 years. He is the author of a book on Rorschach coding and a co-author of the Rorschach Performance Assessment System. In addition, he has authored or co-authored nearly 100 papers and more than 170 conference presentations, and presented approximately 80 workshops in California, the U.S., and overseas. He also maintains a clinical and forensic assessment practice.

*National Psychology Training Consortium (NPTC) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NPTC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.