M.Div, Psy.D, D. Min


Dr. Robert O'Block, as the founder of five prestigious associations, is also the publisher of the associations' four journals: The Forensic Examiner®, Inside Homeland Security®,Annals of Psychotherapy®, and Journal of the American Association of Integrative Medicine®. Additionally, Dr. O'Block has authored and published several books including The 7 Steps to The Cure of Souls, Security and Crime Prevention, and Criminal Justice Research Sources.


The Forensic Examiner

The Forensic Examiner® is the official peer-reviewed journal of the American College of Forensic Examiners Institute (ACFEI). The journal—published for two consecutive decades—promotes the continued advancement of forensic examination and consultation across the many professional fields of our membership. The journal, includes scientific articles, case studies, new research in the areas of forensic information, and interviews with forensic professionals.


Annals of Psychotherapy®

Annals of Psychotherapy® is a peer-reviewed publication of the American Psychotherapy Association®, with a readership of approximately 6,000 psychiatrists, marriage and family therapists, psychologists, social workers, psychotherapists, and others in mental health fields. The journal publishes articles and columns on treatment modalities, trends, research, and cutting-edge techniques as well as practice management tips, legal issues, book reviews, and more.

United for Truth: A History

United for Truth: A History is the definitive history of the world's foremost association for forensic experts, mental health professionals, and homeland security experts. If you want to understand the rise of the ACFEI, this is the only book you will ever need.

A history of the American College of Forensic Examiners Institute, the American Psychotherapy Association®, the American Board for Certification in Homeland Security, ABCHS®, and the American Association of Integrative Medicine®.

The 7 Steps to The Cure of Souls

  • Author: Robert O'Block
  • Publisher: The Society of Cure of SoulsSM
  • 2750 E. Sunshine St, Springfield, MO 65804
  • www.cureofsouls.com
  • Copyright ©2005 - Robert L. O'Block


Criminal Justice Research Sources

  • Author: Robert O'Block
  • Cover Design: William A. Burden
  • Publisher's Staff Editor: Rick Adams
  • Paperback: 121 pages
  • Publisher: Anderson Pub. Co (1983)
  • ISBN: 0870846639

Criminal Justice Research Sources is a carefully compiled, comprehensive handbook of research resources designed to make research less frustrating, more efficient, and more complete.

Criminal Justice Research Sources was written with the primary objective of compiling into one, easy-to-use source, a comprehensive collection of materials that can be of assistance to criminal justice students when gathering information for reports, term papers, and research projects.


Security and Crime Prevention

  • Author: Robert O'Block
  • Hardcover: 439 pages
  • Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann; 2nd edition (April 3, 1991)
  • ISBN: 0750690070

Rising crime rates of all types indicate the need for crime prevention not only in government but also in business and neighborhoods. Security and Crime Prevention, Second Edition, contains the practical information necessary for creating safe and secure communities, businesses, and individuals.

This highly readable and useful reference contains the most up-to-date material and has been adopted by many colleges and universities as the standard textbook in the field. It also provides the professional with the most effective information for personal, business and community-based loss prevention and private security.

Unabomber: On the Trail of America's Most-Wanted Serial Killer

  • Authors: John Douglas and Mark Olshaker
  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Pocket Books (1996)
  • ISBN: 0671004115

Citation: Douglas, J., & Olshaker, M. (1996). A second opinion. In Unabomber: On the trail of American's most-wanted serial killer (pp. 122-130). New York: Pocket Books.

Dr. O'Block's profile of the Unabomber appeared in this book. Dr. O'Block wrote a profile of the Unabomber a year before apprehension of the Unabomber. See page 122, "A Second Opinion."