Detecting malingering: a survey of experts' practices.

  title={Detecting malingering: a survey of experts' practices.},
  author={Daniel J Slick and Jing Ee Tan and Esther H Strauss and David F. Hultsch},
  journal={Archives of clinical neuropsychology : the official journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists},
  volume={19 4},
A survey addressing practices of 'expert' neuropsychologists in handling financial compensation claim or personal injury litigation cases was carried out. Potential participants were identified by publication history. Responses were obtained from 24 out of the 39 neuropsychologists who were surveyed. Approximately 79% of the respondents reported using at least one specialized technique for detecting malingering in every litigant assessment. Half stated that they always give specialized tests at… CONTINUE READING