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Dr. Gina Vincent, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor and Director of Translational Law
& Psychiatry Research in the Center for Mental Health Services Research in the
Department of Psychiatry at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester,
MA. She received her Ph.D. in the Forensic Psychology and Law program from Simon Fraser
University in 2003. Dr. Vincent has received funding from NIDA, NIMH and the MacArthur
Foundation for studies relevant to risk assessment for re-offending/violence, mental
health screening, and addiction among youth involved in the juvenile justice system or 
with callous-unemotional conduct disorder. She has a NIDA K01 Young Investigator’s Award to study the
underlying functionalities of cocaine addiction among youth with callous-unemotional conduct disorder. 
She is also the Co-Director of the National Youth Screening & Assessment Project (NYSAP; Director:
Thomas Grisso), a national technical assistance centers to assist juvenile justice agencies with the
selection and implementation of mental health screening and risk assessment tools.  Dr. Vincent also
has years of experience as a trainer and consultant for clinical forensic assessments of
psychopathic personality disorder using the Hare Psychopathy Checklist-Revised. 

Dr. Vincent has specialized interests in juvenile justice, particularly with respect to implementation 
and policy research, risk assessment for reoffending and violence, callous-unemotional conduct disorder and psychopathy, 
and development of screening and assessment tools. Her main goals pertain to the fair and
accurate use of risk assessment procedures in juvenile justice and identificaiton of the underlying 
neuropsychological functionalities of drug abuse. 

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Academic Article Assessing violence risk and psychopathy in juvenile and adult offenders: a survey of clinical practices.
Academic Article Field reliability of the SAVRY with juvenile probation officers: Implications for training.
Academic Article Probation officers' perceptions of youths' risk of reoffending and use of risk assessment in case management.
Academic Article Does risk assessment make a difference? Results of implementing the SAVRY in juvenile probation.
Academic Article The empirical limits of forensic mental health assessment.
Academic Article Juvenile sex offenders: a complex population.
Academic Article Psychopathy and violence risk assessment in youth.
Academic Article Sex and race differences in mental health symptoms in juvenile justice: the MAYSI-2 national meta-analysis.
Academic Article The PCL: YV and recidivism in male and female juveniles: a follow-up into young adulthood.
Academic Article Psychiatric symptoms among juveniles incarcerated in adult prison.
Concept Needs Assessment
Concept Health Services Needs and Demand
Concept Risk Management
Concept Risk Factors
Academic Article Neuroprediction of future rearrest.
Academic Article Risk assessment matters, but only when implemented well: A multisite study in juvenile probation.
Academic Article Are risk assessments racially biased?: Field study of the SAVRY and YLS/CMI in probation.
Academic Article Callous-Unemotional Traits Modulate Brain Drug Craving Response in High-Risk Young Offenders.
Academic Article The validity of risk assessment instruments for transition-age youth.
Academic Article Impact of risk assessment instruments on rates of pretrial detention, postconviction placements, and release: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Academic Article Implementation of risk-need-responsivity principles into probation case planning.
Academic Article Risk-need-responsivity: Evaluating need-to-service matching with reach, effectiveness, adoption, implementation, maintenance.
Academic Article Use of structured professional judgment by probation officers to assess risk for recidivism in adolescent offenders.
Academic Article Psychopathy Scores Predict Recidivism in High-risk Youth: A Five-year Follow-up Study.
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