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6th Annual Meeting of the
Academy of Behavioral Profiling

Meeting Information

Meeting Schedule

Registration is closed.

The ABP Annual Meeting is open to the public, with a registration discount offered to ABP members and students of any kind.

Payments may be made through Forensic Solutions using a credit card below, or you may mail checks or money orders in U.S. dollars to: 

Academy of Behavioral Profiling
329 Harbor Drive, Suite 211 
Sitka, Alaska 99835

If mailing a check or MO, please include your contact information, email address, membership status (if applicable), and mailing address with your payment.


To register online using a credit card, click on the appropriate link:

$45.00 US:

Student Registration

ABP Members (non-student) 
$70.00 US:

ABP Member Registration

Non Member 
$95.00 US:

Non-Member Registration

PGKE Exam* 
$45.00 US:

The PGKE is for ABP Members Only.

PGKE Information

*Those interested in taking the PGKE must contact Brent Turvey after registering.



Meeting Information


Saturday, August 6th to Sunday, August 7th, 2005


TBA - Oakland, California

The venue will be within a 5 mile radius of the Oakland Airport. Hotel Rooms in the area are priced very reasonably. San Francisco is just across the Bay; a 15 minute ride on the BART train.


Students: $45.00 US
ABP Members: $70.00 US
Non-Members (Public): $95.00 US

Scheduled Topics & Speakers

Saturday, August 6th

8:30am - 9:00am
General Registration

9:00am - 9:30am
Michael McGrath, MD - Opening Remarks

9:30am - 11:00am
"Behavioral Evidence & Criminal Profiling: An Introduction"
- Brent E. Turvey, MS

11:00am - 11:15am

11:15am - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 1:30pm

1:30pm - 3:00pm
"Crime Reconstruction: Evidence, Experts, & Opinions"
- Brent E. Turvey, MS

3:00pm - 3:15pm

3:15pm - 4:45pm
"The Substitution of Criminal Profiler Testimony for Physical Evidence: Recent Cases and Trends"
- Brent E. Turvey, MS


Sunday, August 7th

9:00am - 10:30am
"Questions &Answers: Effective Voire Dire Strategies for Criminal Profilers & Behavioral Evidence"
- Brent E. Turvey, MS

10:30am - 12:00pm
"Forensic Psychiatric Testimony: Lessons from TX v. Andrea Yates and other selected cases"   

 -Michael McGrath, MD

12:00pm - 1:30pm

1:30pm - 2:30pm
"Forensic Psychology: Courses of Study and Application"
-Angela Torres, PhD Candidate

2:30pm - 3:30pm
"The ABP Behavioral Evidence Manual - Purpose & Utility" 

- Michael McGrath, MD & Brent E. Turvey, MS

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Profiling General Knowledge Exam


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The ABP Meeting is sponsored this year by Forensic Solutions LLC.
Last update: 02/07/05 - check back regularly.