February 28, 2023


2 Total CPE Credits


Webinar (CPA Crossings): The New Psychology of Fraud with Dr. Toby Groves

  • Instructor

    Toby Groves

Learning Objectives

After attending this presentation you will be able to…

  • Identify at least three cognitive biases commonly committed in fraud investigations
  • Identify at least one psychological theory that should be used in fraud investigations
  • Identify three characteristics of skepticism that should be employed in fraud investigations
  • Identify one outdated economic theory that has underpinned fraud investigations and how to avoid it

Major Topics

The major topics that will be covered in this class include:

  • How we unwittingly assist in the production of misleading information
  • The neuroscience of psychopathy
  • Behavioral profiling
  • The new psychology of skepticism
  • Cognitive errors including attribution and overgeneralization
  • How experience, intuition and assumptions can cause cognitive errors

CPE Credits Available

Total CPE

Things to Know About This Course

Course Level

  • Basic



Advanced Preparation

This webinar is produced by CPA Crossings. You will receive your login link/instructions and Certificate of Attendance directly from this third-party vendor. It is important that you review your COCPA confirmation for details on receiving your login instructions and COA from said vendor.

Intended Audience

CPAs, audit, governance, investigative and compliance professionals wanting to learn more effective ways to deter, detect and investigate fraud and gain a deeper understanding of behavioral science surrounding fraud and related threats.


CPA Crossings, LLC

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