2 Hours | 2 CEs

This webinar on Introduction to the Comprehensive Assessment of Psychopathic Personality (CAPP) is presented by Martin Sellbom, PhD.


This webinar describes how to use the Comprehensive Assessment of Psychopathic Personality (CAPP) in forensic and correctional settings. The full procedure, including the clinical interview, informant reports, and institutional rating form will be reviewed. A novel self-report version for screening purposes will also be discussed. Research supporting the CAPP for psychopathy assessment will be described and discussed. Specific practical applications and interpretative recommendations will be substantially covered as well. Finally, case illustrations based on individuals evaluated in forensic practice are discussed.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this webinar you will be able to:

  • Describe the theoretical model underlying the Comprehensive Assessment of Psychopathic Personality

  • Describe the Comprehensive Assessment of Psychopathic Personality approach to psychopathy assessment

  • Describe the research supporting the Comprehensive Assessment of Psychopathic Personality in psychopathy assessment

  • Describe how to use the Comprehensive Assessment of Psychopathic Personality in context of other information in the assessment of psychopathy

Presented By

Martin Sellbom, PhD

Dr. Martin Sellbom is a Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand. He received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology in 2007 from Kent State University (Kent, Ohio, USA). Dr Sellbom’s research focuses on psychopathy and other personality disorders, the broader integration of personality and psychopathology, and applied personality assessment with the MMPI-2-RF.
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