Shelby Lott Victimology - Forensic Psychology Victimology By Shelby Lott What is victimology Victimology is a subfield of forensic psychology that

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Forensic Psychology : Victimology By: Shelby Lott
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What is victimology? Victimology is a subfield of forensic psychology that focuses on the study of the psychological harm that victims experience because of a crime.
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Victimologist A victimologist can work in several different settings The field of victimology is growing and should be expected to experience an increase of about 19 percent by 2022 The salary range for a victimologist usually is about the same as a forensic psychologist The median salary for a forensic psychologist is $59,440 while the average range is from $45,300 to $77,750
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Pros and Cons of Being a Victimologist Best Helping people who need it the most Helping prevent further crime by learning patterns of criminals Worst The job can sometimes be depressing because of
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