Douglas Mossman

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Program Director in Forensic Psychiatry

260 Stetson Street, Suite 3200

P. O. Box 670559

Cincinnati, OH 45219

United States

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

Critique of Pure Risk Assessment or, Kant Meets Tarasoff

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 75, pp. 523-609, 2006, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 07-16
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 08 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2008
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Downloads 226 (97,824)
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risk, assessment, Tarasoff, violence, prediction, Kant, Kantian

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Promoting, Prescribing, and Pushing Pills: Understanding the Lessons of Antipsychotic Drug Litigation

Michigan State University College of Law Journal of Medicine and Law, Vol. 13, 2009, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 09-09
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 27 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2009
Douglas Mossman and Jill L. Steinberg
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and University of Cincinnati - College of Law
Downloads 138 (167,659)

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antipsychotic, second-generation, side effects, off-label

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Incompetence to Maintain a Divorce Action: When Breaking Up is Odd to Do

St. John's Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 117, 2010, University of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 11-01
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 16 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2012
Douglas Mossman and Amanda N. Shoemaker
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 107 (194,273)

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Divorce, Competence, Incompetence, Domestic Relations, No-Fault, Unilateral, Mental Illness, Model Statute, Evaluation

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Atkins v. Virginia: A Psychiatric Can of Worms

New Mexico Law Review, Vol. 33, p. 255, Spring 2003, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 07-31
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 19 Nov 2007
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Downloads 103 (219,421)
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death penalty, psychiatric expert testimony, mental retardation, diagnoses

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From Group Data to Useful Probabilities: The Relevance of Actuarial Risk Assessment in Individual Instances

Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2014
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Downloads 102 (209,517)

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subjective probability, Bayesian inference, sex offender risk assessment, actuarial risk assessment

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Quantifying the Accuracy of Forensic Examiners in the Absence of a Diagnostic 'Gold Standard'

Law of Human Behavior, Vol. 34, pp. 402-417, 2010, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 08-23
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 05 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2011
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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competence to stand trial, adjudicative competence, ROC analysis, diagnostic accuracy, maximum likelihood, Bayesian, gold standard

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When Forensic Examiners Disagree: Bias, or Just Inaccuracy?

Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 2013; 19:40-55 doi: 10.1037/a0029242, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 12-07
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
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competence to stand trial, receiver operating characteristic, ROC, gold standard, diagnostic accuracy, reliability, forensic mental health, expert opinion, bias

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Risky Business Versus Overt Acts: What Relevance Do 'Actuarial', Probabilistic Risk Assessments Have for Judicial Decisions on Involuntary Psychiatric Hospitalization?

Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy 2011;11:365-453, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 10 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Douglas Mossman, Allison H. Schwartz and Elise Lucas
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Independent and University of Cincinnati - College of Law
Downloads 63 (269,603)

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civil commitment, mental health, actuarial risk assessment, involuntary psychiatric hospitalization

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Unbuckling the 'Chemical Straitjacket': The Legal Significance of Recent Advances in the Pharmacological Treatment of Psychosis

San Diego Law Review, Vol. 39, p. 1033, 2002, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 08-26
Number of pages: 134 Posted: 27 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2009
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Downloads 55 (296,140)
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Conceptualizing and Characterizing Accuracy in Assessments of Competence to Stand Trial

Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Vol. 36, p. 340, 2008, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 09-20
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2009
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Downloads 49 (330,614)
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competence to stand trial, expertise, receiver operating characteristic analysis, gold standard

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Predicting Restorability of Incompetent Criminal Defendants

Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 34-43, 2007
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2008
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Downloads 48 (273,800)
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courts, forensic examiner, criminal defendant, incompetent to stand trial, competence restoration, prediction, logistic regression, probability, schizophrenia, mental retardation, cross-validation, expert opinion, testimony

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Evaluating Risk Assessments Using Receiver Operating Characteristic (ROC) Analysis: Rationale, Advantages, Insights, and Limitations

Behavioral Sciences and the Law 2013:31:23–39,
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Downloads 46 (298,546)
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violence, risk assessment, receiver operating characteristic analysis, ROC, accuracy

13.

Is Prosecution 'Medically Appropriate'?

New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement, Vol. 31, p. 15, Winter 2005
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 08 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2008
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Downloads 44 (348,695)
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competence to stand trial, psychotropic medication, restoration, punishment, retribution, Kantian

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Constructing 'Proper' ROCs from Ordinal Response Data Using Weighted Power Functions

Medical Decision Making, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2013
Douglas Mossman and Hongying Peng
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and University of Cincinnati - College of Medicine
Downloads 23 (415,619)

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receiver operating characteristic, ROC, binormal ROC, proper ROC

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A Bayesian Approach to Mixed Group Validation of Performance Validity Tests

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2015
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, University of Wisconsin - Madison - School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Alberta - Neurobehavioural Associates, Xavier University and Eastern Kentucky University - Department of Psychology
Downloads 15 (382,805)

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mixed group validation, Bayesian estimation, WinBUGS, diagnostic accuracy, TOMM

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Using Dual Beta Distributions to Create 'Proper' ROC Curves Based on Rating Category Data

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2014
Douglas Mossman and Hongying Peng
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and University of Cincinnati - College of Medicine
Downloads 13 (434,979)

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receiver operating characteristic, proper ROC, diagnostic accuracy

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Estimating the Accuracy of Neurocognitive Effort Measures in the Absence of a 'Gold Standard'

Psychological Assessment 2012; 24:815-822
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 14 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2013
Douglas Mossman, Dustin B. Wygant and Roger O. Gervais
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Eastern Kentucky University - Department of Psychology and University of Alberta - Neurobehavioural Associates
Downloads 10 (455,923)

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malingering, response bias, symptom validity test, latent class modeling, Bayesian inference, gold standard, neuropsychological testing, ROC analysis

18.

Measures of Agreement for Probabilistic Diagnoses

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2017
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Downloads 2 (502,751)

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probabilistic diagnosis

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Trial 1 Versus Trial 2 of the Test of Memory Malingering: Evaluating Accuracy Without a 'Gold Standard'

Psychological Assessment, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Jan 2017
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Eastern Kentucky University - Department of Psychology, University of Alberta - Neurobehavioural Associates and Xavier University
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malingering, Test of Memory Malingering, gold standard, receiver operating characteristic, latent class methods, Bayesian models

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The Imperfection of Protection Through Detection and Intervention: Lessons from Three Decades of Research on the Psychiatric Assessment of Violence Risk

Journal of Legal Medicine, Vol. 30, p. 109, 2009
Posted: 27 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2012
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

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violence, risk factor, risk assessment, violence prediction

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Daubert, Cognitive Malingering, and Test Accuracy

Law and Human Behavior, Vol. 27, pp. 229-249, 2003
Posted: 08 Jun 2007
Douglas Mossman
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

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Cognition Disorders, Malingering, Psychological Tests, Bayes Theorem, Predictive Value of Tests, ROC Curve