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Center for Forensic Psychology College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Center for Forensic Psychology

UH-CFP provides expert services for legal professionals.

The Center for Forensic Psychology at the University of Houston provides an array of professional services for attorneys and courts across the State of Texas and in other jurisdictions. The center’s distinguished faculty and its affiliated network of forensic psychologists is informed by the most recent advances in psychological science.

Our Mission

The Center for Forensic Psychology at the University of Houston is dedicated to the advancement of scientific knowledge in psycholegal issues and focuses on researching and developing state-of-the-art practices in psycholegal consultation. The center works with the legal community to apply this research and theory to professional practice.

News

The article "Evaluating Emotional Injuries in Civil Litigation: Not All Mental Health Experts are Created Equal," written by John P. Vincent, Scott A. Lemond and Tonya Inman in the March/April 2008 issue of Houston Lawyer received a Houston Bar Foundation award for best legal article appearing in Houston Lawyer in 2008-2009, as selected by the deans of three Houston law schools.