Rehabilitation Psychology Expert 530866 AL

Expertise Description

I have provided psychological, neuropsychological, and vocational evaluations for more than 40 years. As a rehabibiatiojn psychologist and neuropsychologist, I have provided treatment and evaluation in rehabilitation hospital settings, acute care health facilities, and in private practice. I have treated and evaluated adults with traumatic brain injury, amputation, stroke, spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, and dementia, blind and low vision and other chronic neurological diseases. Treatment has included group therapy for cognitive rehabilitation, but also individual psychotherapy for PTSD, reactive depression, anxiety disorders, non-medical techniques for chronic pain, and adjustment to disability. I have performed Independent Medical Evaluations (IME) and subsequently testified in depositions and court as an expert witness in neuropsychology and vocational rehabilitation on numerous occasions. The evaluations often include requests for disability reading using AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment 6th Edition our earlier versions. I have extensive experience regarding the evaluation of brain injured individual using up to date neuropsychological tests. Assessments include performance and symptom validity determination, testing designed to estimate premorbid level of functioning, and comprehensive quantification of cognitive ability using demographically corrected norms. Included also is assessment of emotional status using self-report inventories and questionnaires. Vocational evaluations include vocational testing to assess general intellectual capacity, scholastic achievement and career interest often paired with psychological testing to rule/out psychological component or overlay. I identify the individual's vocational potential, earnings loss or capacity based on residual his/her marketable transferrable skills. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for more than 30 years as a rehabilitation psychology expert witness.

Psychology Expert 150054 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as a practicing psychologist specializing in adult clinical neuropsychology and pediatric neuropsychology. My expertise includes: comprehensive neuropsychological and psychological evaluations for developmentally disabled adults and children aged 6 and older, language disorders, brain tumors, medical records review, case review, expert witness testimony, disability evaluations, and worker’s compensation evaluations. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Neurology Expert 59569 MA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in neurology. My expertise includes: behavioral neurology; competency evaluations; medical malpractice; medical negligence; neurological research; and personal injury. I have special knowledge of: Alzheimer’s Disease; amnesia; Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis; aphasis; brain tumors; closed head injuries / trauma; dementia; encephalitis; epilepsy; Guillain-Barre Syndrome; head injuries / trauma; meningitis; Multiple Sclerosis; Myasthenia Gravis; nerve damage / injury; neurobehavior; neuropathy; Parkinson’s Disease; seizures; stroke; and traumatic brain injury / damage. Multi-lingual. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.