Forensic practice consists of health and human service workers who occupy and come into contact with professions found in corrections and parole, child welfare and protection, and mental health and well-being.
Forensic practitioners are employed by a variety of agencies including the Children's Aid Society, Children's Mental Health Ontario, the Canadian Judicial System, the Ontario Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services, the Supreme Court of Canada, the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, the Hospital for Sick Children, the William Osler Health System, as well as Peel, Toronto and York Regional Police. Employment may be found in other professions/areas such as private attorneys, divorce mediation services, juvenile offenders' facilities, dual diagnosis services, secure custody settings, family services associations, victim services organizations, psychiatric facilities, family court clinics and agencies serving various multicultural communities.
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|FSW 5001: Introduction to Forensic Practice|
|FSW 5002: Court Preparation and Testimony|
|Required 3 from the following courses||2018||2019|
|FSW 5006: Working with Sex Offenders|
|FSW 5009: Conducting Community Visits|
|FSW 5024: Understanding, Assessing and Managing Violent Offenders|
|FSW 5025: Working with Offenders with Special Needs|
|FSW 5026: Case Management in Community Corrections|
Kasey Waddell, program co-ordinator
416.675.6622 ext. 3335