Crimes, Not Misdemeanors

Can a person be mentally ill and have criminal intent? It’s no surprise that psychosis and crime are strange bedfellows, in the U.S. more than half of inmates suffer some form of mental illness. Here’s where forensic psychology and the science of the mind meet the law.
The Murder-Suicide Mission

The Murder-Suicide Mission

By Patrick Flanary

Adrian Loya staged a premeditated murder to exact revenge for an assault that did not, in fact, occur.
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Murder, They Wrote

By Katherine Ramsland Ph.D.

Some investigations have used fiction to assist with a conviction.

Autoimmune Disorders Linked to Psychosis

By Arash Emamzadeh

A new study finds a link between autoimmune and psychotic disorders.
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I Hear Voices

By Christopher Badcock Ph.D.

Auditory symptoms in psychosis and autism are opposites.