Several case studies in child abuse, including medical abuse, will be used to explore the personality characteristics and pathways to abuse in female child abusers. Treatment goals and interventions will be explored. (90 minutes) * 1.5 CE credits
Valliere & Counseling Associates, Inc.
Bradley Beckwith, Psy.D.
Dr. Beckwith graduated from Mansfield University with a BS in Criminal Justice and Psychology in 2000. He spent much of his career working in the forensic field with an emphasis on addictions. in 2015 Dr. Beckwith graduated from Chestnut Hill College with a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. Dr. Beckwith’s education has focused on psychological assessment, neuropsychology, as well as clinical and forensic psychology. In 2012 Dr. Beckwith began working at Forensic Treatment Services as a clinical practicum student and has remained with the practice ever since. Dr. Beckwith also serves as adjunct faculty at Chestnut Hill College and teaches Graduate level courses that include: Psychopathology, Systems Therapy, Addictions Treatment, and Co-Occurring Disorders. Dr. Beckwith has given more than 20 different presentations in professional contexts. In 2017 he presented at an APA-accredited international conference in Prague, Czech Republic.