This course will provide the immigration defense attorney with an understanding of the mental health and evaluation issues for immigration clients who may require competency evaluations. These clients may already be in proceedings or may be held in an ICE detention center pending an outcome of the evaluation. Join attorney and forensic expert Mark Silver for an in-depth analysis of Matter of M-A-M Cases.
I. Understand the major concerns in a competency hearing based on the Matter of M-A-M Case
II. Identify the major challenges and evaluation issues for such clients
III. Recognize the major psychiatric diagnoses and concerns with respect to such clients for these competency hearings
IV. Comprehend the major concerns encountering prosecutors claims of the client “Malingering,” that is, faking a psychiatric diagnosis
Very interesting and informative presentation on a topic I knew almost nothing about - excellent presenter, very knowledgeable and experienced
Very informative, interesting and seemingly compassionate instructor.
The presenter was very thorough and did a good job describing mental health conditions/diagnoses.
More of q symposium on mental illness than law.
Amazing program. It was incredibly substantive and I paused it many times to take notes.
Very helpful information
Very good presentation
interesting and informative.
intense, brief overview of mental problems
Very good presentation. Good speaker. Very knowledgeable and engaging.
Very composed speaker.
An excellent content filled presentation by Mark Silver !!
Interesting, useful, and well presented information.
Outstanding! Very glad I caught this class. Extremely interesting and relevant material.
Wealth of knowledge