Presentations, Courses and Seminars

Baylor College of Medicine,  Psychiatric Residents’ Forensic Seminar, “The Insanity Defense”,  2017

University of Houston Law School, Law Students’ Advanced Writing Seminar, “The Insanity Defense”, 2017

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, “Child Pornography Sentencing Guidelines: A Fiction,” Seth Silverman, MD, and Jerry McKenney, JD, 2014

International Brain Injury Association, National and International Scientific Tenth World Congress on Brain Injury, “Back to the Future: Improved Fundamental Examination Techniques Beat High-tech Testing When Differentiating Brain Trauma, Psychological Trauma, and Feigned Trauma,” Seth Silverman, MD, and Jerry McKenney, JD, 2014

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, “Child Pornography Sentencing Guidelines: A Fiction,” Seth Silverman, M.D., and Jerry McKenney, JD- 2013

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, “Child Pornography Sentencing Guidelines: A Fiction,” Seth Silverman, M.D., and Jerry McKenney, JD– 2011

University of Houston Law Center, Guest Lecturer-Advanced Legal Writing Seminar – 2010

Fort Bend Regional Council on Substance Abuse, Inc., at the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce, “Broadening Mental Health Services within the Fort Bend County Jail,” Seth Silverman, M.D., and Milton Wright, Sheriff, Fort Bend County, TX- 2009

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, “Asperger Psychopathology and Internet Sexual Crimes,” Seth Silverman, M.D., J. Arturo Silva, MD, and Gregory B. Leong, MD– 2007

South Texas College of Law CME program, “Abnormal Behaviors,” Houston, TX- 2007

National Public Radio (NPR) broadcast of comments concerning a mental health-related Supreme Court Case, 2007

Co-taught and Co-originated Course on Mental Health Issues in Criminal Law at the University of Houston Law School- 2005

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, “Educating Judges and Attorneys about their Mentally Ill Clients,” Seth Silverman, M.D., and Ann S. Jennings, PhD- 2004

National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA), “Mental Health Considerations in Criminal Proceedings,” Houston, TX- 2004

Harris County Continuing Legal Education Course, Houston, TX- 2004

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, “Supreme Court: Alcoholism, Treatment and Recidivism,” Seth Silverman, M.D., and Ann S. Jennings, PhD- 2002

Federal Public Defender’s Symposium, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals- 1997