Professor Carpenter Publishes Book Chapter

Professor Carpenter recently published a book chapter in “Forensic Psychology in Military Courts,” available here: https://www.apa.org/pubs/books/4317525

According to the publishers, “This book provides a comprehensive review of the many valuable roles that psychologists can play in courts-martial and how they can collaborate with military attorneys to make effective trial teams.”

Prof. Carpenter’s chapter, “An Integrated Approach to Defending Those With Mental Health Conditions,” focuses on how military defense counsel should work with mental health professionals to develop themes that ensure clients get a strong defense.


Professor Carpenter joined FIU Law in 2013. His research interests are in military justice, sexual violence against women, and capital litigation. To read Prof. Carpenter’s works, visit his Selected Works gallery.