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Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy

Specialty: Clinical Psychology
Littleton, Colorado
My family and I live in Colorado, where I work as a forensic psychologist. I have provided treatment, assessment, and crisis invervention services for a wide variety of clients, including sex offenders, domestic violence offenders, correctional inmates, as well as general outpatients. I have also... Full Bio
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Research Review: Article Investigating Factors That Impact Appeal of Board Games by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health This is a review of an article published in the Journal of Consumer Marketing (2007). It is entitled, "An inquiry into the factors that impact on consumer appr ... Read on »
Pricing of E-Books Versus Hardcover by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Interesting article at the NY Times examines why certain e-books are priced higher than the physical hardcovers - seems to be a pricing-rights issue between t ... Read on »
Research On Violence And Video Games by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Via Research Blogging , I came across the blog Thoughts of a Neo-Academic , written by an Industrial/Organizational Psychologist.  He has started a 10-part review ... Read on »
New Research Into Effective Study Habits by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health This NY Times article does a nice job summarizing recent research findings, which run counter to the prevailing wisdom when it comes to study habits.  I particul ... Read on »
PDF File Library For The Clinician by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health I really liked this post at Brain Posts , not so much because I have an iPad (because I don't), but because of the idea of developing a comprehensive file libr ... Read on »
Academic Writing: Increasing Productivity by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Last week, I posted a few times on the subjects of statistics and research.  I acknowledged then that I have been a consumer of research and journal articles, b ... Read on »
Book Quote - Defining Hallucinations by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health "In more contemporary accounts of hallucination, it has been difficult to find an unambiguous definition.  Nonetheless, it is important to agree on a suitable w ... Read on »
Good Article Summarizing the Specialization of Forensic Psychology by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health While in the process of conducting a literature search for a possible area of research interest (yes, I am actually doing, and not just thinking about doing, re ... Read on »
Book Quote - Considerations For The Treatment Of Methamphetamine Addiction by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health "The motivations and consequences of methamphetamine use examined in previous chapters clearly suggest that treatment models should be holistic in their approac ... Read on »
Language Creation for A Game of Thrones by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Over at Geekdad, they've posted an interview with David Peterson, who has been charged with creating a new language specifically for the HBO adaptation of George ... Read on »
In Defense of Statistics!!! by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health In psychology, statistics are studied by most, and disliked by most as well. Rarely will you hear "Awesome! I’ve got Advanced Multivariate Stats this semester!" ... Read on »
Statistics - Classification Tests - True Positive Rate by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Classification tests are tests used to separate people into separate groups.  In other words, they categorize.  This is different than, say, an IQ test, which i ... Read on »
Nook News by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health As I mentioned yesterday, I purchased a Nook from Barnes and Noble back in February.  I really like it, and I'll have to post at some point why I chose the Nook o ... Read on »
Author and Book Review From The Past - Elizabeth H. Boyer by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Having owned a Nook since February (an acquisition worth a blog post in its own right), I became interested in what sort of books are available in e-book format ... Read on »
A Simpsons - Futurama Crossover? Count Me In! by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Omnivoracious reviews a graphic novel crossover of The Simpsons with Futurama.  Needless to say, this looks to be a "no-brainer" purchase...  Read on »
Brief Take On The WAIS-IV by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health I've been using the WAIS-IV exclusively for about nine months, which I think has been long enough to offer a few brief comments on it, as compared to prior vers ... Read on »
Quote - The Biopsychosocial Effects of Methamphetamine Use by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health "The effects of chronic methamphetamine use are numerous and often pronounced.  Brecht, O'Brien, von Mayrhauser, and Anglin (2004) found that in a sample of 350 ... Read on »
ADHD - The Need To Consider Comparative Ages by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health Interesting article here that reviews research into the assessment of ADHD.  The article covers the details, with the main concern being that the youngest child ... Read on »
Article Review - Clinician Variations In Findings of Competency To Stand Trial by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health I recently read an article published in the August 2008 edition of Psychology, Public Policy and the Law , entitled "Clinician Variation in Findings of Co ... Read on »
Link To Article Review: Issues Related To treatment of Religious Delusions by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy Posted in: Blog Posts in Mental Health At the blog Epiphenom , the author of this post reviews recent research into the issues associated with the treatment of delusions containing religious elements ... Read on »