PSY 545 Southern New Hampshire University Assessment of Competency Discussion.
Read the following article https://www.justice.gov/sites/default/files/eoir/legacy/2014/08/15/Defining_and_Assessing_Competency_to_Stand_Trial.pdf
In your initial post, answer the following: How is competency assessed and what are the strengths and weaknesses of the assessment types? Discuss how the major legal cases in the area of competency have impacted the area.
In response to your peers, discuss any differences you may have had regarding the impact of the legal cases, and strengths and weaknesses in assessments. Also point out any ethical and diversity issues that arise.
To complete this assignment, review the Discussion Rubric document.