Special Education Expert 534645

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Special Education with expertise in procedural due process issues; efficacy of district IEPs and evaluations; compliance issues involving interconnection of evaluations; functional behavior assessments, behavior plans and IEPs for students with disabilities; OCR requirements for students with disabilities; appropriate student placements; and compliance with federal and state requirements. I have prior expert witness experience.

Pediatric Occupational Therapy Expert Witness MD 522502

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 5 years working as an Occupational Therapist. My areas of focus include working with children and adults with developmental disabilities, autism, accessibility applications for special-needs children, and sociality in autism. I am offering my services as an occupational therapist expert witness.

Psychiatry Expert Witness Solana Beach 532375

Expertise Description

I have expertise in clinical psychiatry with over 30 years in the field. I specialize in child and family care, blended developmental-behavioral interventions for young children with challenges in social communication and social skills, autism and related neurological disorders, intellectual disabilities, learning disorders, and interactive technology and distance learning systems for autism and social communication. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than two decades as a clinical psychiatry expert witness.

Forensic Psychiatry Expert Witness MO 531621

Expertise Description

I am a knowledgeable psychiatry expert witness with over 45 years in the field. My expertise is in forensic psychiatry, the assessment and treatment of clinical aggression, pharmacotherapy of impulsive aggression, assessment and management of suicide risk, psychiatric disability, fitness for duty, emotional injury, and competency to stand trial. I have additional knowledge in behavioral neuroscience. I have spent more than 40 years providing courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations as a forensic psychiatry expert witness.

Neuropsychology Expert 531136 CT

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in neuropsychology with expertise in the areas of sleep disorders, learning disorders, ADHD, epilepsy, memory disorders, Alzheimer's Disease, and multiple sclerosis. I have spent more than a decade offering consultations and deposition as a neuropsychology expert witness.

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.

Bilingual Psychology Expert Witness CA 523336

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in the field of Psychology. I have experience working in hospitals, inpatient psychiatric facilities, emergency departments, day treatment programs, and counseling centers within urban clinics, school and universities, maximum security correctional facilities and rural mental health sites. I also perform psychological pre-employment screening for peace officer candidates. I have additional experience with functional capacity assessments, learning disabilities, workplace harassment, neuropsychological impairment, and diagnostic clarification. I have prior experience offering consultations and deposition as a psychology expert witness.

Forensic Psychology Expert 525555 IL

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in Psychology with expertise in forensic (court ordered) evaluations, childhood disorders (e.g., ADHD, learning disabilities, bipolar, etc.), addictions, neuropsychological assessment, pre-employment evaluations, and school and attorney consultations. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 15 years as a forensic psychology expert witness.

Special Education Expert 517188 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in the field of Education. I have worked with public, parochial, and private schools in a multitude of areas including curriculum, teacher evaluation, special education, learning difficulties, school safety, school placement, programming, school discipline, learning, psychological evaluations, reading disorders, assistive technology, speech and language needs, occupational therapy needs, social skills, transition, child custody, school discipline (detention, suspension, expulsion), college admissions, post secondary educational options, transition, plagiarism, common core standards, child custody relocation cases, and more. I am detail-oriented and well read in my field. As a former teacher and grade level high school principal, I have practical experience as well as a strong theoretical background. I remain current with evidence based programs, educational pedagogy, educational programming, and instructional approaches.

Child Psychiatry Expert 517602 OH

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field of Psychiatry. My focus is on Child & Adolescent, as well as Forensic Psychiatry. I have worked as Director of a Child Psychiatry Division of a university medical center, where I have also been an Associate Professor. I have performed clinical evaluations of child and adolescent delinquent patients, as well as disability consultations for a retirement board. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Vocational Rehabilitation Expert 516591 NM

Expertise Description

I have more than 5 years of experience in the field of Vocational Rehabilitation, with a certification as a Rehabilitation Counselor. I have performed evaluations for purposes of civil litigation, insurance claims, and vocational rehabilitation as an aspect of economic damages and residual vocational potential. I have experience in earning capacity, lost earnings, cost of replacement labor and lost ability or time in performing household services. I have prior expert witness experience.

Self Regulation Expert 504592 NJ

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.

Neuropsychologist Expert 503601 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have experience in the field of Psychology with expertise as a Neuropsychologist. I have experience with the provision of neuropsychological assessments for children and young adults presenting with a wide range of diagnostic concerns including: neurodevelopmental disorders, learning disorders, neuropsychiatric disorders, neurocognitive late effects relating to oncological treatments, traumatic brain injury, cognitive psychology, and prenatal exposure. My areas of specialization within pediatric neuropsychology include: primary diagnosis and diagnostic clarification for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), diagnostic clarification regarding neuropsychological concerns in conjunction with psychiatric symptoms, and high-stakes testing and accommodations for standardized testing. I have prior expert witness experience.

School Operations Expert 318792 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in school operations, management, and supervision and as a teacher. I hold 14 licenses and certifications. I am an expert in school bullying issues and I am NYS DASA (Dignity for All Students Act) Qualified Trainer for Mandated Teacher Training Bullying Workshops. I have additional experience with school related malpractice issues and deliberate indifference. My areas of expertise include school and school district due diligence concerning: administration / management; bullying; playground and recess safety; at risk students; curriculum review; education laws; education programs and services; education supervision; employee dismissal; liability; FAPE and 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 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Psychologist Expert 150070 NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology. My expertise includes neuropsychological assessment of children, adults, and the elderly; brain damage; brain tumors; closed head injuries; behavioral neurology; neurological disability; concussions (sports related); medical evaluations; neuropsychological evaluations; criminal / forensic evaluations; detection of malingering / exaggeration of symptoms; competency to proceed to trial; and expert testimony on complex medical-legal cases. As a neuropsychiatrist, I have extensive training and experience in neuropsychological assessment and evaluation of effort and symptom validity. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

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.

Clinical Psychology Expert 42357 OK

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in clinical psychology with medical expertise in the psychological testing of children and adults, evaluation of learning disability and emotional dysfunction, emotional impact, adult psychology, and individual psychotherapy. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Psychiatry Expert 500553 NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Psychiatry with expertise in General and Forensic Psychiatry. I have experience with patient care, ethical and legal issues in medicine, Geriatrics and aging, medical education, and suicide and suicide prevention. I have additional knowledge of the neurobiology of substance use disorders, and judicial education. I have prior expert witness experience.

Vocational Rehabilitation Expert 455671 TN

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years in the field of Rehabilitation Psychology with expertise in Educational Psychology and research, aging and disability, vocational services, employment research, adult psychology, and vocational development. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Pediatric Clincal Psychology Expert 448666 AL

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the field of Pediatric Clinical Neuropsychology with expertise in autism spectrum disorder, traumatic brain injury, closed head injuries, sports-related head injury, fetal alcohol spectrum disorders, neuropsychological evaluations, learning disabilities, language disorder, acute and chronic carbon monoxide poisoning, memory disorders, attentional and concentrational disorders, psychiatric disorders including anxiety, depression, mood dysregulation, fitness-for-duty evaluations for at-risk aviators, and outpatient services. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

School Bus And Bus Accidents Expert 448496 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of in school bus, transit bus, and paratransit bus accident reconstruction. I have expertise in special needs transportation services, standard operating procedures, best practices, student safety, and valid special needs transportation policies and ADA compliances. I have over 12 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Social Work Welfare Expert 319338 AZ

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.

Clinical Psychology Expert 367896 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology. My specialties include clinical psychological assessment of mood and anxiety disorders, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), serious personal injury and trauma, and learning disabilities; and clinical neuropsychological assessment of traumatic brain injury, neuropsychological evaluations, adult psychology, cognitive decline, and cognitive dementia. I have extensive clinical experience in assessment of the validity / malingering of symptoms in civil suits, as well as assessment of older competency for financial and medical decision-making. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Vocational Rehabilitation Expert 350567 MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in Occupational / Vocational Rehabilitation and Ergonomic matters. My expertise includes: work and functional capacity, occupational health, industrial disability, ergonomic analysis, kinematic analysis, industrial ergonomics, vocational potential, employee screening procedures, employment evaluations, loss of earnings capacity, musculoskeletal injuries, serious personal injury and trauma, sports and industrial injuries, emotional impact, mental health adjustment, deafness, brain damage, depressive disorder, brain disorders, invalidity, and neurological disorders including catastrophic (TBI, SCI). I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.