Kevin S Douglas

Summary

Affiliation: Simon Fraser University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Personality Assessment Inventory as a proxy for the Psychopathy Checklist Revised: testing the incremental validity and cross-sample robustness of the Antisocial Features Scale
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Assessment 14:255-69. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Criminal recidivism among juvenile offenders: testing the incremental and predictive validity of three measures of psychopathic features
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada, V5A 1S6
    Law Hum Behav 32:423-38. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation of antisocial and psychopathic traits to suicide-related behavior among offenders
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada, V5A 1S6
    Law Hum Behav 32:511-25. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Reliability and Validity Evaluation of the Psychopathy Checklist: Screening Version (PCL:SV) in Swedish correctional and forensic psychiatric samples
    Kevin S Douglas
    Simon Fraser University, Canada
    Assessment 12:145-61. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Psychosis as a risk factor for violence to others: a meta-analysis
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, V5A 1S6
    Psychol Bull 135:679-706. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Correspondence between self-report and interview-based assessments of antisocial personality disorder
    Laura S Guy
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Psychol Assess 20:47-54. 2008
  7. doi request reprint The inconsistency of inconsistency scales: a comparison of two widely used measures
    Natalia L Nikolova
    Mental Health, Law and Policy Institute, Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada
    Behav Sci Law 30:16-27. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Does psychopathy predict institutional misconduct among adults? A meta-analytic investigation
    Laura S Guy
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 1S6, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:1056-64. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Examining the utility of the PCL:SV as a screening measure using competing factor models of psychopathy
    Laura S Guy
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Psychol Assess 18:225-30. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Violence against teachers: prevalence and consequences
    Catherine M Wilson
    Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    J Interpers Violence 26:2353-71. 2011

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint The Personality Assessment Inventory as a proxy for the Psychopathy Checklist Revised: testing the incremental validity and cross-sample robustness of the Antisocial Features Scale
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Assessment 14:255-69. 2007
    ..Results offer limited evidence of convergent validity between the PAI and the PCL-R...
  2. ncbi request reprint Criminal recidivism among juvenile offenders: testing the incremental and predictive validity of three measures of psychopathic features
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada, V5A 1S6
    Law Hum Behav 32:423-38. 2008
    ..e., substance use, conduct disorder, young age, past property crime) were included in multivariate predictive models. Implications for the limits of these measures in applied juvenile justice assessment are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relation of antisocial and psychopathic traits to suicide-related behavior among offenders
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada, V5A 1S6
    Law Hum Behav 32:511-25. 2008
    ..Self-report psychopathy measures added unique predictive variance to the Psychopathy Checklist-Revised. We discuss implications for suicide risk assessment and prevention...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reliability and Validity Evaluation of the Psychopathy Checklist: Screening Version (PCL:SV) in Swedish correctional and forensic psychiatric samples
    Kevin S Douglas
    Simon Fraser University, Canada
    Assessment 12:145-61. 2005
    ..The structural reliability and pattern of validity coefficients were comparable in these Swedish samples to other non-North American samples. Implications for the cross-cultural manifestation and correlates of psychopathy are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Psychosis as a risk factor for violence to others: a meta-analysis
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, V5A 1S6
    Psychol Bull 135:679-706. 2009
    ..The authors discuss these findings in light of potential causal models of the association between psychosis and violence, the role of psychosis in violence risk assessment and management, and recommendations for future research...
  6. doi request reprint Correspondence between self-report and interview-based assessments of antisocial personality disorder
    Laura S Guy
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Psychol Assess 20:47-54. 2008
    ..Levels of agreement of the SCID-II with the PDQ-4 (kappa = .31) and PAI (kappa = .32) in classifying participants as ASPD was limited. Alternative thresholds for both self-report measures were identified and cross-validated...
  7. doi request reprint The inconsistency of inconsistency scales: a comparison of two widely used measures
    Natalia L Nikolova
    Mental Health, Law and Policy Institute, Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada
    Behav Sci Law 30:16-27. 2012
    ..We discuss the implications of our findings for clinical practice, and potential concerns with the use of a single measure to identify inconsistent responding in clinical practice and research...
  8. ncbi request reprint Does psychopathy predict institutional misconduct among adults? A meta-analytic investigation
    Laura S Guy
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 1S6, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:1056-64. 2005
    ..S. prison samples (r-sub(w) = .11) than in non-U.S. prison samples (r-sub(w) = .23). Findings are discussed in terms of the utility of the Hare measures for decision-making in institutional and other contexts...
  9. ncbi request reprint Examining the utility of the PCL:SV as a screening measure using competing factor models of psychopathy
    Laura S Guy
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Psychol Assess 18:225-30. 2006
    ..42) and PCL:SV (.37). Results indicate the robust relation between the measures is maintained whether they are completed on the basis of file review only or file plus interview and whether the same or different raters score the measures...
  10. doi request reprint Violence against teachers: prevalence and consequences
    Catherine M Wilson
    Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    J Interpers Violence 26:2353-71. 2011
    ..We discuss the implications of violence against teachers in terms of personal consequences and the implications for mental health professionals working in an educational setting...
  11. doi request reprint Construct measurement quality improves predictive accuracy in violence risk assessment: an illustration using the personality assessment inventory
    Melissa C Hendry
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada
    Behav Sci Law 31:477-93. 2013
    ..This suggests that the quality by which a construct is measured is associated with its predictive strength. Implications for risk assessment are discussed. Copyright © 2013 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner abuse of older men: considerations for the assessment of risk
    Kim A Reeves
    Simon Fraser University, Department of Psychology, British Columbia, Canada
    J Elder Abuse Negl 19:7-27, table of contents. 2007
    ..Implications and future research directions are discussed with regard to the application of risk assessment technology to this context...
  13. ncbi request reprint Assessing risk for violence among male and female civil psychiatric patients: the HCR-20, PCL:SV, and VSC
    Tonia L Nicholls
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Behav Sci Law 22:127-58. 2004
    ..It is concluded that the VSC is a promising tool for assessing acute inpatient violence risk with men. Findings offer preliminary validation of the predictive validity of the HCR-20 and PCL:SV with female civil psychiatric patients...
  14. doi request reprint Examining the role of interrogative suggestibility in Miranda rights comprehension in adolescents
    Kaitlyn McLachlan
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Law Hum Behav 35:165-77. 2011
    ..The implications of these findings are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Empirical limits for the forensic assessment of PTSD litigants
    William J Koch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 2255 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6T 2A1
    Law Hum Behav 29:121-49. 2005
    ..We provide suggestions for improving forensic practice, advising the courts about the limitations of forensic opinions, and necessary research...
  16. ncbi request reprint Legal issues in maximum security institutions for people with mental illness: liberty, security, and administrative discretion
    John Petrila
    Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33617, USA
    Behav Sci Law 20:463-80. 2002
    ..The article suggests that because of the diminishing oversight provided by the federal judiciary, institutional custodians have a particular obligation to ensure that individual rights are not overwhelmed by concerns with security...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a model of violence risk assessment among forensic psychiatric patients
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1372-9. 2003
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  18. ncbi request reprint The impact of confidence on the accuracy of structured professional and actuarial violence risk judgments in a sample of forensic psychiatric patients
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, Florida Mental Health Institute, University of South Florida, 13301 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Law Hum Behav 27:573-87. 2003
    ..Findings suggest that confidence of ratings should be studied as a potentially important mediator of structured professional and actuarial risk judgments...
  19. ncbi request reprint Violence by psychiatric patients: the impact of archival measurement source on violence base rates and risk assessment accuracy
    Kevin S Douglas
    Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 48:734-40. 2003
    ..This study examined the impact of using various archival sources of violence data on the recorded base rate of violence and on the accuracy of violence risk assessments in a sample of civil psychiatric patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint The relationship between psychopathic features, violence and treatment outcome: the comparison of three youth measures of psychopathic features
    Sarah E Spain
    Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, Florida Mental Health Institute, University of South Florida, 13301 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Behav Sci Law 22:85-102. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint Internal consistency reliability of the self-report antisocial process screening device
    Norman G Poythress
    Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, University of South Florida, FMHI USF, Tampa, FL 33612 3807, USA
    Assessment 13:107-13. 2006
    ..Suggestions are made for revisions to this scale that would substantially improve its internal consistency reliability...
  22. ncbi request reprint Assessment of interpersonal aggression and violence: introduction to the special issue
    John F Edens
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Assessment 13:221-6. 2006
    ..The authors conclude with a summary of the key findings of the articles that appear in this special issue...
  23. ncbi request reprint Incremental validity analyses of the violence risk appraisal guide and the psychopathy checklist: screening version in a civil psychiatric sample
    John F Edens
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    Assessment 13:368-74. 2006
    ..These results reflect the limited validity of the VRAG items in civil psychiatric samples beyond the variance that is explained by the PCL:SV alone...
  24. ncbi request reprint Youth with psychopathy features are not a discrete class: a taxometric analysis
    Daniel C Murrie
    Sam Houston State University, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:714-23. 2007
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  25. ncbi request reprint Self-report measures of child and adolescent psychopathy as predictors of offending in four samples of justice-involved youth
    Marcus T Boccaccini
    Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX 77341, USA
    Assessment 14:361-74. 2007
    ..The findings suggest caution in the use of self-report measures of psychopathic features for decision making with respect to issues of delinquency risk among justice-involved youth...