Expert 504592 - NJ NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Developmental Psychology with specific expertise in Human Development and self-regulation in young children. I have experience with developmental neuroscience in relation to learning disabilities in children, intellectual development in cases of poverty, experimental neuropsychology, neurobiology, psychoneuroendocrinology, and other sciences contributing to behavioral and cognitive functions in children. I have additional experience with the development of cognitive abilities referred to as executive functions and the ways in which these aspects of cognition are important for school readiness and early school achievement. I am also interested in the development and evaluation of preschool and elementary school curricula designed to promote executive functions as a means of preventing school failure.

Expert 12159 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Psychiatry and Neurology. I have extensive experience in the following areas: child, adolescent, pediatric, forensic psychiatry, adult psychology, evaluations for civil and employment litigation issues, sexual harassment, age and race discrimination, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), post-traumatic stress in the police / California highway patrol (CHP) / firefighter / sheriff departments, issues of somatization and malingering, neuropsychiatric disorders, conservatorship, testamentary capacity, ability to make rules, enter into contracts, issues of undue influence; child custody issues, sexual abuse, parental alienation, domestic violence, parental mental illness, substance abuse, move away cases, evaluation of sexual offenders, criminal competency evaluations, workers’ compensation, mild brain injury, epilepsy, learning disabilities, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD), dementia, sleep disorders, narcolepsy and sleep apnea. I have prior expert witness experience.