Expert 502146 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of experience in the field of Health Administration, with expertise in adolescent and adult residential, mental health outpatient clinics. I have experience with group homes, foster family agencies, mental health programs, and skilled nursing facilities (IMD/STP). I am familiar with the creation and moderation of compliance programs, including policies and procedures, code of conduct, compliance manuals, and annual OIG reports. I have prior experience offering my services as a health administration expert witness.

Expert 427114 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over a decade of experience in Forensic Psychiatry and Neurology, with a focus in psychosomatic medicine, depression, insomnia, anxiety, panic disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia/psychosis, adjustment disorders, adoption & foster care, drug and alcohol abuse and treatment, occupational psychiatry – examining impairment in claimants applying for Social Security Disability Income programs and worker’s compensation. I have also spent over 10 years working as a forensic psychiatry and neurology expert witness in the San Diego area and have provided numerous clients with courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition.

Expert 519603 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

My career as a Therapist and Social Worker has spanned over 20 years in the field of Marriage, Family and Child Counseling. My expertise includes youth welfare and neglect, emergency response, family maintenance and reunification, and dependency investigating within the adoption and foster care system. I have spent time in California as a social work expert witness by providing consultations, in addition to deposition and courtroom testimony.

Social Work Expert 519705

Expertise Description

For over 30 years experience, my career in Social Work has specialized in Child Abuse and Foster Care. I have experience practicing in medical settings with adults, children, and families. My expertise includes individual, family and group therapy and counseling; facilitation of patient and family support groups; child abuse case assessment and collaboration with the Department of Child & Family Services; emergency room trauma & crisis intervention; and collaboration with inter-disciplinary team and advocate for patient and family needs.  I also specialize in psychosocial evaluations for inpatient and outpatient liver, intestinal, and lung transplant programs; and grief and bereavement counseling, crisis intervention to individuals, couples and families. I have also served as adjunct professor in Social Work at an accredited university.

Expert 502147 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

For over 20 years, my background in the field of Clinical Social Work has focused on children in foster and adoptive homes. My experience includes supervision of case loads of children and intake of children and prospective family. I have additional experience with treatment plans, orientations, and Permanency Planning. I have offered expert witness services with courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition for more than 5 years.

Expert 519600 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

My career has spanned over 25 years in the Social Work system with expertise in advocating for abused and neglected children in Court and in the community; acting in the capacity of a troubleshooter; making recommendations to the Court; providing case management services to families with a history of sexual abuse, physical abuse and/or severe neglect; foster care services; adoption services; and child protection services. My prior expert witness experience includes providing consultations and courtroom testimony.

Expert 500098 - SC WV

Expertise Description

I have more than 38 years of experience working with developmentally disabled children and adults in a community residential setting. I have worked in small and large facilities for the intellectually disabled and developmentally disabled in non-profit and public sectors. I established group homes in Ohio, Arizona, Virginia, Kentucky as well as West Virginia. My experience also included working with multi-handicapped residents with autism, accidental death, severe seizure disorders, cerebral palsy and psychiatric disorders often requiring behavior intervention and psychotropic medication. I have extensive experience in relation to Standard of Care issues in group homes, knowledge of State Licensure and regulation guidelines and several cases pertaining to wrongful death and personal injury. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 319338 - AZ FL KS NV NJ NY PA SD TX UT VA WA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of experience in the field of Clinical Social Work. I am experienced on standards for out-of-home care for foster children, youth and dependent adults. My expertise includes child welfare, foster care, and mental health standards of care; juvenile probation; group homes; and residential psychiatric care for youth and dependent adults. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 375016 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of civil litigation, currently specializing in the juvenile dependency matters. My private practice focuses on juvenile dependency, adoption guardianship, adoptive parents, and related child custody issues. I provide advocacy and education on meeting the needs of children in foster care. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.