Special Education Expert Witness 529411

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in special education and psychology with an emphasis on learning and behavioral problems in children and adolescents. My expertise includes comprehensive evaluations to diagnose and treat many conditions including learning disabilities, ADHD, anxiety, depression, adjustment disorders, intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, and social emotional disorders. I am offering my services as a special education expert witness.

Geriatric Psychiatry Sunnyvale Expert 507139 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 5 years experience in geriatric psychiatry with expertise in assessment and treatment of neuropsychiatric conditions in the elderly, including different types of dementia, depression, psychotic illnesses, and the effects of general medical conditions, substance use, and medications on mental health. I have additional knowledge in performing evaluations for dementia/cognitive impairments, financial capacity, healthcare decision-making capacity, testamentary capacity, and adult guardianship. I have prior experience providing consultations and courtroom testimony as a geriatric psychiatry expert witness.

Psychiatry Expert Witness TX 504443

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years of consulting experience in psychiatry with an emphasis in forensic psychiatry. My areas of focus include: death row inmates, Ad Seg and self- injurious offenders in high security pods in the psychiatric prison hospitals, correctional psychiatry, death row, administrative psychiatry, competency to stand trial, will contests, fitness for duty, sexual harassment, psychopharmacology, malpractice, fear of imminent death, wrongful death, criminal responsibility, civil commitment, involuntary treatment, compelled medication, right to refuse treatment, immigration cases, torture, disability, personality disorders, mental retardation, autism, dementia, sex offenders, malingering, decisional capacity and standard of care, PTSD, mood disorders, impulse disorders, psychotic disrders, and intellectual and developmental disability (IDD). I have prior experience providing clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a psychiatry expert witness.

Neuropsychology Expert 529725 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in clinical psychology with expertise in neuropsychology, developmental disabilities (e.g., attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, learning disorders, language disorders, autism spectrum disorder, or neurodevelopmental disorder associated with prenatal alcohol exposure), psychiatric concerns (e.g., mood disorders, anxiety), and medical conditions (e.g., head injury, seizure disorder, brain tumor). I also conduct developmental assessments of preschoolers (ages 3-5), which includes assessment of cognitive and behavioral functioning, play observation, and evaluation of parenting strategies. I am offering my services as a neuropsychology expert witness.

Child & Adolescent Psychology Los Angeles Expert 522420 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have spent over 40 years as a Psychologist with expertise in eating disorders, general child & adolescent psychology, and youth mood disorders. My focus has been on the role of temperamental, cross disorder genetic and neural influences in eating disorders, the pharmacotherapy of pediatric affective disorders, and predictors of long term outcomes in eating and affective disorders. I have also offered my services as an eating disorder expert witness for more than 25 years by providing deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Psychology SoCal Expert 523793 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 20 years in the field of psychology with expertise in adults, adolescents, and couples and groups with about every major mental disturbances; those that are dual diagnosis, working in in area of mood disorders and the application of Cognitive Behavior Therapy; and developmental disabilities. I have prior experience providing numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a psychology expert witness.

Forensic Psychiatrist San Diego 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.

Clinical Psychology Expert 520164 CA(S)

Expertise Description

My background includes 30 years experience in the field of Clinical Psychology with a particular focus in cognitive behavioral therapy for adolescents and adults, as well as therapy for anxiety and depression. I have spent time overseeing a medical center for anxiety and depression by meeting regularly with each clinician and being involved in treatment planning and ongoing consultations. For over 20 years, I have provided various clients with deposition, courtroom testimony, and consultations as a clinical psychology expert witness in Southern California.

Clinical Psychology Expert 519369 IL

Expertise Description

As a clinical psychiatrist from the state of Illinois, my 40 years of experience has been focused on Custody Evaluations, Guardianship Evaluations, School Evaluations, Disability Evaluations, Psychological Testing, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Conduct Disorder, ADHD Disorders, Mood Disorders, Mock Trials, Child Abuse Evaluations, Juvenile Evaluations, ADHD Evaluations, Anxiety Disorders and Crisis Intervention. I have specialized in forensic work, and have been involved in a variety of matters, including child custody, child abuse, fitness for duty, social security, labor law involving sexual harassment, and jury selection. I have provided services as a child psychology expert witness for over 30 years.

Clinical Social Work 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.

Addiction Psychiatry Expert 513096 WA

Expertise Description

I am board-certified in Psychiatry with subspecialty in Addiction Psychiatry and over 35 years experience in clinical and research addiction psychiatry. My expertise includes general hospital psychiatry, drug and alcohol abuse, pharmacotherapies and psychotherapies for alcohol, cocaine, nicotine, and opioid use disorder as well as work in co-occurrence of substance dependence and post-traumatic stress disorder and on reducing homelessness. I have more than 18 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Psychiatry Expert 512183 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years of experience in Psychiatry with expertise as a Psychiatrist performing comprehensive psychiatric diagnostic evaluations in an out-patient setting, as well as the medical management for major psychiatric disorders in adults, adolescents, and children. I work within an integrative setting with a family practitioner to provide holistic medicine that addresses both emotional and physical health, and I also work frequently as part of a multi-disciplinary team composed of primary care physician, psychologists, nursing, and other disciplines to provide management of acute psychiatric crisis. I participate in regular staffing with psychologists, therapists, utilization reviewers and case-managers and coming up with appropriate treatment plans for patients, and perform comprehensive psychiatric diagnostic evaluations for adolescents in an inpatient setting. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Neuropsychology Expert 369799 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field of Psychology with expertise in Forensic Neuropsychology. I have experience studying brain-behavior relationships including: neurofibromatosis, disorders of attention, executive functioning and impulse control. I have also studied and helped in the development of psychological and neuropsychological tests. An area of emphasis is my consulting experience with criminal cases in regard to the death penalty. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Educational Psychology 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.

Stress Expert 504810 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Neuroscience and Neuroendocrinology with expertise in the effects of various physiological stresses on neuronal activity in the central nervous system, such as brief periods of under-nutrition, moderate exercise, mild psychological stress, and how such stress impacts the brain during child development. I have extensive experience with national research regarding child development, behavioral neuroscience, and psychiatry. I have further experience with studies utilizing nonhuman primates as experimental models with an aim to understand how exposure to common stresses impact on the brain and the systems it controls, including reproductive function, emotion regulation, metabolic regulatory systems and motor control. These experimental approaches include physiological and pharmacological studies with chronically instrumented animals, behavioral studies, identification of neural circuits by immunocytochemical and in situ hybridization technologies, and genetic studies.

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.

Pyschiatry Expert 127979 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in forensic psychiatry. My expertise includes: mental illness, posttraumatic stress disorder (P.T.S.D.), depression, sexual abuse, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, autism, guardianship, adoption guardianship, child abuse, child custody, cognitive behavioral therapy (C.B.T.), rational emotive behavior therapy (R.E.B.T.), divorce, sexual harassment, Alzheimer’s disease, psychiatric affect of personal injury, addiction, violence risk assessment, and trauma. I have prior expert witness experience.

Clinical Psychiatry Expert 97242 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 25 years in forensic clinical psychiatry, specializing in anxiety disorders. My expertise includes: the use of psychopharmacology, psychoanalytic psychotherapy, and cognitive behavior therapy to treat anxiety, mood, alcohol, and drug disorders. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Psychiatry Sleep Disorder Expert 107562 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Psychiatry, specializing in traumatic stress studies and sleep disorders. My areas of expertise include: apnea; attention; clinical and forensic psychiatry; electrophysiology; fatigue; inpatient psychiatry; insomnia; law enforcement fatigue; magnetic resonance imagining (M.R.I.); memory; neuropsychiatry; obsessive-compulsive disorder (O.C.D.); panic disorder; post-traumatic stress disorder (military, law enforcement, accidents, acts of god, etc.); psychopharmacology; and sleep medicine / research. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Psychiatrist Expert 43889 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience as a practicing psychiatrist with expertise in suicide, psychopharmacology, ethics and boundary violations, and medical board accusations. I have prior expert witness experience.

Geriatrics Psychiatry Expert 29808 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in geriatric psychiatry. My expertise as a neuropsychiatrist, includes elderly care, depression and dementia in the elderly, psychopharmacology, and treating aggression in the elderly in the nursing home setting. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Psychiatry Expert 501510 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of General Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Forensic Psychiatry. I have experience with human behavior, numerous civil, criminal, and other independent psychiatric evaluations of children, adolescents, adults, and have been qualified and testified as an expert witness in state and federal courts. I have served as a consultant regarding correctional and non-correctional mental health care delivery and standards of care. I have also presented on law and psychiatry issues, including seclusion and restraint, use of psychotropic medications, access to mental health care in correctional settings, suicide prevention, and prediction of future violence. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and court 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.

Neurological Surgery Expert 350711 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I am a consulting expert with more than 35 years experience as a Neurologic Surgeon in the field of Neurological Surgery. My scope of practice includes neuro-oncology, neurophysiology, minimally invasive procedures, neurologic surgery, neuroscience, cerebral microsurgical techniques, and surgery disorders. As well as being highly familiar with stereotactic radiosurgery, neoplasia, vascular, pain, epilepsy, epilepsy surgery, mood disorders, movement disorders, functional disorders, cerebral protection, central nervous system function, grafting, tumors, traumatic degenerative treatment, neoplastic spine disease, spine tumors, brain damage, brain tumors, and coma prognosis of head trauma. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Geriatric Psychology Expert 430305 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Psychiatry. My experience includes psychiatry and neurology, geriatric psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, alcoholism, personality disorders, depression, delirium, dementia, psychiatric aspects of Parkinson’s Disease, Alzheimer’s, Holiday depression, mourning and grief in children, chronic illness, psychopathology, psychopharmacology, chemical dependency, obsessions, compulsions, impulse control disorders, and mood disorders. I am highly knowledgeable on issues of psychiatric interviewing, psychiatric evaluation, and crises intervention. My other consulting experiences have consisted of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), work stress, industrial and non-industrial injuries, drug offenses, personal injury, competency evaluations, conservatorship, and trust and trustee’s issues. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Psychiatry Expert 166002 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in the field of Psychiatry. My expertise includes advanced aspects in psychopharmacology and therapy and mood disorders including major depressive disorder and bipolar disorder; anxiety disorders including panic disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder; psychotic illness such as schizophrenia and delusional symptoms related to major depression and bipolar disorder; substance abuse and dependence, and issues related to this illness; developmental disabilities, and behavior challenges related to this illness; behavior and mood changes of individuals with traumatic brain injury; and dementia and other cognitive challenges among older adults. My clinical experience includes general adult psychiatry, evaluation and treatment of patients found Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity, clinical outpatients, and treatment of individuals with mental illness, and medication management and therapy for adolescents, adults, older adults, and individuals with developmental disabilities.  My further consultations consist of patient education of medications and forensic issues, court-ordered evaluations, and independent medical evaluations related to disability, fitness for duty, and psychiatric issues concerning vocational rehabilitation. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultation, 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.

Child And Adolescent Psychiatry Expert 349280 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in General Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. I have experience in disability, workers comp, civil and criminal cases, competency, and child custody. My expertise includes inpatient, outpatient and partial hospitalization treatment of mood disorders, bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), panic attacks, Pervasive Developmental Disorders and attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD). My forensic evaluations include disability status evaluations, disability benefits, competency evaluations, child custody evaluations, return to duty evaluations, competency to proceed to trial, appeals for denial of benefits, and civil/criminal cases. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.