Evolution of Evil: The Psychology of Extreme Human Behaviors

Evolution of Evil: The Psychology of Extreme Human Behaviors

Saturday, October 5, 2019

BOSTON COLLEGE Law School Campus

885 Centre St, Newton Centre, MA 02459


Agenda

 

8:30 – 8:40 Welcome

8:40 – 9:30 The 22 Point Scale - Gary Brucato, Ph.D.

9:30 – 9:45 Break

9:45 – 10: 30 Cultural Changes and Social Factors of the New Evil - Michael Stone, MD

10:30 – 10:45 Break

10:45 – 11:45 The Serial Killer Database - Terrance Leary, MA, MS, MBA, Ph.D.

11:45 – 12:15 Lunch

12:15 - 1:15 Dismemberment and the Media - Victor Petreca, DNP, PMHNP-BC, CNP

1:15 – 1:30 Break

1:30 - 2:30 Mindhunter Cases and Mutilation - Ann Burgess, DNSc, APRN, FAAN

2:30 – 2:45 Break

2:45 - 3:45 Panel Topics: Legal Outcome for Killers who Dismember their Victims; Women who dismember; Cannibalism; Cases if de-sexualization

3:45 – 4:00 Wrap Up and Questions

Six Contact Hours will be Awarded

What drives people to commit serial killings, mass murders, and other violent crimes?

Attend a one-day conference to learn from leaders in in the fields of psychiatry, psychology, and medicine:

  • Learn about forensic psychiatrist Michael Stone’s 22-point “Gradation of Evil” scale, and how it’s used to assess an individual’s true depth of evil.
  • Hear about case examples from the past 60 years that distinguish crimes on the 22-point scale and show the evolution of evil crimes.
  • Learn about the Serial Killer Database and the connection between I.Q. and a serial killer’s crimes.
  • See what role culture plays in crime, and gain insights into the ways evil manifests differently across the globe.

Registration

Note: If you have difficulty registering for courses online please contact us over the phone at 617-552-4256

Speakers

Gary Brucato

Gary Brucato, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist, Associate Research Scientist

Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

Columbia University Medical Center

Michael Stone

Michael H. Stone, MD

Psychiatrist, Professor of Clinical Psychiatry

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Ann Burgess

Ann W. Burgess, DNSc , APRN, FAAN

Professor

Boston College, Connell School of Nursing

Terence Leary

Terence Gerald Leary, MA, MS, MBA, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Psychology

Florida Gulf Coast University

Victor Petreca

Victor Petreca, DNP, PMHNP-BC, CNP

Clinical Assistant Professor

Boston College, Connell School of Nursing

Location:

Boston College Law School Campus

885 Centre St, Newton Centre, MA 02459