Expert 520614 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

With over 45 years experience in Education and Family Psychology, I have a focus in developing and supervising treatment strategies and intervention curriculum for students and staff, creating a learning environment for at-risk and special needs children in need of individual education programs, and providing family therapy to vulnerable children and their families. I have prior experience providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an education and family psychology expert witness.

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Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience in the child care and related services field. In that context, my experience began as a teacher, school director, graduate school teacher, national director of a network of child care centers, and presently as a Business and Operations Consultant to the early care and education industry for close to 20 years. The myriad of experiences has meant that I know the field at all levels and am able to deliver a rich depth to the clients I serve. Previously, I’ve worked with other providers, large corporations, CEO’s at all levels, government agencies and their Directors, attorneys, accountants, and a wide variety of organizations of all types and sizes. I am proud to say that I succeeded in helping these people and organizations with my industry experience, problem solving skills, and by keeping that client’s goals as my number one. My work has been defined by the wide breath of endeavors that I’ve encountered. Whether it’s in management/union arbitration, helping large service providers make closing choices, mentoring a CEO, providing expert witness services and testimony, or training an entire nation’s school directors, I am there and helping all the way. In my industry and in related business situations, my consultancy has helped clients succeed and left them better prepared for the future. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 508616 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Psychology with a background as a clinical psychologist, school psychologist, and educational psychologist. I am licensed in California as both a psychologist and an educational psychologist. I have worked as a school psychologist, program specialist, assistant principal, principal, and as a special education director. I have been involved in over 1000 Individualized Education Plan (IEP) meetings in addition to special education administrative mediations and special education administrative hearings. I currently run a private clinical practice seeing children, adolescents, and adults. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultation and courtroom testimony.

Expert 318792 - NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in school operations, management, and supervision. My experience includes child custody cases, NYS 3020a cases, “U” rating and wrongful dismissal hearings, and special education proceedings involving the evaluation and placement of students. I have additional experience with school related malpractice issues. My areas of expertise include school and school district due diligence concerning: administration / management; at risk students; curriculum review; education laws; education programs and services; education supervision; employee dismissal; liability; I.E.P. review; litigation support; negligent hiring; performance assessment; placement; school policies, procedures, and practices; restructuring; retention; school evaluation; school security; sexual abuse; special education; staff accountability; student disabilities compliance; student peer harassment; student safety; student supervision; school and school district negligence; and school bus incidents. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 107491 - IL

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as a Psychologist providing comprehensive psychological testing to children, adolescents, and college students. I have completed thousands of evaluations on children to determine the possible presence and extent of ADHD, learning disabilities, academic problems, developmental delays and behavioral, personality, student grading, and emotional problems. I have experience in determining children’s needs in the areas of academic accommodations (504 Plans) and special education programming (Individual Education Plan-IEP), as well as in testing to assess risk or potential for anger or violence in children. I have additional experience in forensic psychology with children, adolescents, and adults including sex offender risk assessments and competency evaluations. My expertise includes child custody / visitation cases, assessment of post-traumatic stress disorder from motor vehicle accidents or other accidents / trauma, social psychology, as well as the effects of pervasive development disorders including autistic spectrum disorders on children’s ability to learn and function. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 28970 - NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in pre-K through post-secondary education in alternative, charter, international, private, and public schools, and educational camps. My expertise includes: administration / management; at-risk students; boards of education; bullying; civil rights; curriculum review; education laws; education programs and services; education supervision; employee dismissal; liability; I.E.P. review; litigation support; negligent hiring; performance assessment; placement; policies, procedures, and practices; restructuring; retention; risk analysis; school evaluation; school security; sexual abuse; special education; staff accountability; student disabilities compliance; student peer harassment; student safety; student grading; sports injury, including pole vaulting, head and brain injury, javelin, and baseball game; and student supervision / negligence. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 427808 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in the field of School Accreditation. Areas of expertise include qualitative research methods and organizational theory, coordination of educational programs, writing accreditation documents. My current experience consists of reviewing program / degree proposals across 23 campuses to insure compliance, quality, school policies, and faculty expertise. My past consultations involved constitutional rights such as personnel, hiring, free speech, discrimination, religion and curriculum for education institutions. 

Expert 427807 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Education Administration. My experience includes school accreditation processes, vocational development of students and faculty, high impact programs, school policies, student supervision, and curriculum development. I am highly knowledgeable in accreditation standards. I have extensive experience in higher education administration including experience working as director of assessment, assistant dean, dean of academic programs, and associate vice president for institutional research.