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Valerie Catt Joglar

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Petit Larceny Law Awareness, Shoplifting/Theft Prevention Education Including NSF Check Fraud (Bad Check)

This course dives into the facts about Petit Larceny Law and theft and also includes NSF Check Fraud. Also covered: behavior modification and how the conscious, subconscious and superconscious mind work together to create lasting behavior change.

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    Chapter 1: Petit Larceny/Shoplifting, NSF Check Fraud Awareness, Theft Prevention

    • How much is your life worth? How much would you have to steal to finally feel satisfied or to make life fair? You CAN live the life you want to live. Shoplifting is living in lack consciousness and you can change that.

    • Larceny is defined in Virginia as the wrongful taking of the goods of another without the owner's consent and with the intention to permanently deprive the owner of possession of the goods. The most common type of petit larceny is basic shoplifting.

    • When shoplifting is prosecuted in New York State, it is usually written up as a violation of the statue for “Petit Larceny,” or “PL 155.25.” Petit Larceny is a misdemeanor in The State of New York and is punishable by up to one year in jail.

    • Nevada law defines petit larceny as the intentional taking of another person’s property (without permission) when the value of the items is less than $1,200.00. If the stolen property is valued at $1,200.00 or more, the offense would be grand larceny.

    • (02:27) What is the criminal charge of larceny? by CMHartHayslett Channel

    • (01:20) What is LARCENY? What does LARCENY mean? LARCENY meaning, definition & explanation by The Audiopedia

    • (04:06) Self-Checkout Lane Shoplifting / Petit Theft by Law Office of John Guidry, P.A.

    • (02:50) Difference Between 1st & 2nd Degree Petit Theft-The Umansky Law Firm by The Umansky Law Firm

    • National Check Fraud Center Bad Check Laws by States: Bad checks, also known as NSF checks, bounced checks, rubber checks, insufficient checks, bogus checks, etc., can be a big problem for an individual or for any size company.

    • What Is a Bad Check? A bad check refers to a check that cannot be negotiated because it is drawn on a nonexistent account or one that has insufficient funds. Writing a bad check, also known as a hot check, is illegal.

    • (02:39) What can get you arrested for "check fraud"? (Penal Code 476) by Shouse Law Group Channel

    • (02:55) California's "Bad Checks" Law | Penal Code 476a by Shouse Law Group Channel

    • (02:58) Bad Checks | Video Legal Pad | Vann & Sheridan Attorneys at Law by Vann Attorneys PLLC

    • (01:54) Legal Help : Can You Go to Jail for Writing a Bad Check? by wHow Channel

    • (0140) Check Fraud Charges in New Jersey - Writing Bad Check Criminal Defense Lawyer by Travis Tormy Channel

    • (09:18) A Simple Japanese Money Trick to Become 35% Richer by BRIGHT SIDE Channel

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    Chapter 2: Behavior Modification and Impulse Control- Understanding the Dynamics of the Conscious & Subconscious Mind

    • What is an addiction? What is the difference between addiction and a bad habit? What happens in the brain of an addict? What is involved in healing the addicted brain and the addicted person?

    • If your brain strengthens the connections that allow this rewarding behavior to occur (such stealing something and feeling a rush of excitement and pleasure), then it will be easier for you to do next time.

    • If you put a frog in a pot of cool water and you heat the water gradually to boiling, the frog will stay in the water and die. It doesn’t react because of the gradual change to the water’s temperature. Get out now while the water is still warm.

    • Lack Consciousness is the misconception that the universe is limited. Most people live with this feeling in some form. Some experience it with money. Some with food. Others with love but it can affect anything.

    • (17:07) Understanding the Unconscious, Subconscious and Conscious Mind by Conscious Reality Creator

    • (07:09)Conscious, Subconscious and the Unconscious Mind Crash Course by IntroBooks Education

    • (16:50) How to Recognize You're Making Decisions With Your Ego by Ralph Smart @RalphSmart.com

    • (12:55) Marcus Aurelius – How To Build Self Discipline (Stoicism) by Philosophies for Life

    • (22:09) Self Control - How To Develop Self-Control To Create An Amazing Life by Actualized.org Channel

    • (18:15) TYRESE GIBSON: I LOVE YOU --I REPEAT-- I LOVE YOU by National Court Ordered Education Institute Channel

    • (18:15) TYRESE GIBSON: I LOVE YOU --I REPEAT-- I LOVE YOU by National Court Ordered Education Institute Channel

    • QUIZ: Behavior Modification Decision Making Impulse Control

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    Chapter 3: Petit Larceny (Shoplifting/theft) and the Law

    • Petty larceny is the crime of theft of another's property or money under a statutorily defined value, in which the value is below the grand larceny limit. Some states divide larceny into the categories of felony and misdemeanor.

    • Petty theft is a specific type of theft crime that is based on the relatively low value of the stolen property. Most states will divide theft laws into two general categories: grand theft and petty theft.

    • After a conviction for larceny (also called theft, depending on the state), the trial concludes with the sentencing phase to determine penalties and conditions of the conviction. At sentencing, a number of factors come into play to determine the penalty.

    • (05:12) SHOPLIFTING COULD RUIN YOUR LIFE by cassproductions

    • (03:32) Good News for Petit Theft First Offenders by Law Office of John Guidry, P.A.

    • (04:06) Self-Checkout Lane Shoplifting / Petit Theft by Law Office of John Guidry, P.A.

    • (02:44) Shoplifting / Petit Theft Law Update 2020 by Law Office of John Guidry, P.A.

    • (02:28) Ask the Lawyer: Petty theft, larceny by WXII 12 News

    • (05:26) Criminal Attorney Explains Petty Theft or Petit Larceny Charge by Gustitis Law Channel

    • (02:31) Three things you MUST do if you get a Notice To Appear in Court for Shoplifting or Theft by

    • (03:52) Petit Larceny & Grand Larceny Laws in NY - Larceny Defense Attorney NYC by The Law Firm of Andrew M. Stengel

    • (02:44) "I was charged with petty theft/Lawyer fact" by Tiffany Simmons aka The Plugs Lawyer

    • (02:02) Former Prosecutor Explains Petty Theft - Penal Code 484, 488 by Diana Aizman

    • (09:25) Defenses to Shoplifting Charges in Arizona 13-1805 by R&R Law Group

    • (09:12) How to Write a Letter to a Judge for Sentencing by R&R Law Group

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    Chapter 4: Behavior Modification and Decision Making

    • Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly. Napoleon Hill

    • "Ask any well informed salesman and he will tell you that indecision is the outstanding weakness of the majority of people." Napoleon Hill

    • (22:59) HOW TO MAKE GREAT DECISIONS IN LIFE - Bob Proctor On Decision-Making & Success by Prosperity Principles

    • (16:50) How to Recognize You're Making Decisions With Your Ego by Ralph Smart @RalphSmart.com

    • (12:55) Marcus Aurelius – How To Build Self Discipline (Stoicism) by Philosophies for Life

    • (44:13) Decision Making: The Challenges Of Making Bold Life Changes by Actualized.org Channel

    • CH 4 QUIZ: EQ (EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE)

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    Chapter 5: Why do good people steal? Understanding Theft

    • The biggest difference between stealing and kleptomania is that kleptomania is a mental health disorder. Stealing is conscious, planned and an organized crime to gain monetary or material possessions. Kleptomania is impulsive and not for financial gain.

    • So she steals out of a need for excitement, for the thrill of it. One wonders if the large thefts of money in the stock market—insider trading by people who probably already have large amounts of money—are motivated by thinking of this kind.

    • When offenders are held accountable they offer explanations, but their after-the-fact statements are usually intended to gain sympathy and minimize culpability. They focus on people and circumstances outside themselves.

    • (02:53) Why Mom Of Four Says She Can’t Stop Shoplifting by Dr. Phil Channel

    • (05:55) Shoplifting Addiction and Kleptomania cs and Shoplifters Anonymous on Oprah with Terrence Shulman by TheShulmanCenter

    • (03:00) When Stealing is an Addiction (Mental Health Guru) by Healthguru

    • (02:14) Curing Kleptomania by University of Minnesota

    • (01:22) Terrence Shulman interviewed on Entertainment Tonight (ET) about Lindsa Lohan's shoplifting arrest by TheShulmanCenter

    • (03:02) Kleptomania: Understanding the mental disorder by KRIS 6 News

    • (13:07) Shoplifting Addiction and Kleptomaniacs and Shoplifters Anonymous--featuring Terrence Shulman by TheShulmanCenter

    • (18:23) Why we think it's OK to cheat and steal (sometimes) | Dan Ariely by TEDx Talks

  • 6

    Chapter 6: The Psychology of Theft and Stealing

    • What makes someone more likely to steal and feel justified in doing so? Is not having food ample justification for stealing food? Does not having enough money to pay the bills make stealing money seem morally acceptable?

    • Kleptomania is the recurrent inability to resist urges to steal items that you generally don't really need and that usually have little value. Kleptomania is a rare but serious mental health disorder that can cause emotional pain if not treated.

    • (18:45) Chatting About the Psychology of Theft with Dr. Robert Tyminski by hankschannel Channel

    • (18:01) Strange answers to the psychopath test | Jon Ronson by TED

    • (10:05) Why Usually Honest People Shoplift; They are not Kleptomaniacs! by Dr Will Cupchik

    • (13:47) Honest liars -- the psychology of self-deception: Cortney Warren at TEDxUNLV by TEDx Talks Channel

  • 7

    Chapter 7: Freedom From Compulsive Stealing/Theft

    • Gains and Losses: Helping People Stop Stealing- The psychiatric disorder that can explain why some people steal.

    • The Shoplifters Recovery Treatment Program (SRTP) People underestimate their capacity for change. There is never a right time to do a difficult thing. | Roger B. Porter

    • The Girl Who Wouldn't Stop Stealing: once a therapeutic alliance is established, she reveals that she experiences increased anxiety before stealing and feels pleasure during the theft.

    • Pathways Institute for Impulse Control 415-267-6916 SHOPLIFTING / STEALING QUESTIONNAIRE

    • (14:48) Freedom from Compulsive Stealing by Kathryn Pelliccia

    • (13:00) Learn To Stop Shoplifting Demo by Tom Monson

    • (11:54) Reality Therapy Role-Play - Treating Kleptomania with Alternative Behaviors by Dr. Todd Grande

    • (07:43) A Minimalist Approach to Personal Finance by Matt D'Avella

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    Chapter 8: The Behavior Modification of Long Lasting Behavior Change

    • We adjust our behavior based on feedback we receive from others. Joking around with our significant other after a long and hard day at work will be perceived differently than a day in which he/she received an exemplary performance evaluation.

    • To study the world around us you must wonder about it. This inquisitive nature is the hallmark of critical thinking, or our ability to assess claims made by others and make objective judgments that are independent of emotion and based on hard facts.

    • “In change, timing is everything” and nine processes are involved. A few of interest are countering in which we substitute healthy responses for unhealthy ones, helping relationships or asking for help from loved ones so you don’t have to go it alone.

    • (03:26) How to Handle Acting Impulsively : Behavior Management by eHow Channel

    • (03:21) Tucker Bryant - "Reflections on Dating a Kleptomaniac" (CUPSI 2015) by Button Poetry Channel

    • (06:35) My Truth- Overcoming Kleptomania by Kendra Lishewski

    • (03:59) Health Video-Impulse Control Disorder-Kleptomania by Rodrigo Mejia Channel

    • (01:42) What Is Kleptomania? | Addictions by Howcast Channel

    • (04:31) Meet the Doctor Who Struggles with Kleptomania by The Doctors Channel

    • (02:00) Doctor Loses License over Kleptomania? by The Doctors Channel

    • (16:22) Why do our brains get addicted? by TEDMED

    • EQ QUIZ: LACK CONSCIOUS VERSUS ABUNDANCE CONSCIOUSNESS