Status
Active
Code
2084F0202X
Type
Level III Area of Specialization
Forensic Psychiatry
Forensic Psychiatry is a subspecialty with psychiatric focus on interrelationships with civil, criminal and administrative law, evaluation and specialized treatment of individuals involved with the legal system, incarcerated in jails, prisons, and forensic psychiatry hospitals. Source: The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc. [1/1/2007: new definition]