Social Work/Elderly Expert Witness LA 532778

Expertise Description

My career in social work has spanned over 25 years. I specialize in aging and long term care, nursing home care quality, social work provision in nursing homes, interdisciplinary studies of healthy aging, policy issues of aging, retirement, work and productivity of elders, disaster planning and recovery with vulnerable persons. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a social work expert witness for more than 15 years.

Social Work Expert Witness NY 531378

Expertise Description

I have expertise in social work, having spent more than 25 years in the field. My specialties include the public child welfare system; addressing issues that include child maltreatment, parental fears, and effective parenting in low socio-economic environments; the impact of child neglect on parent and child well being; domestic violence; correlates of specific types of child maltreatment; characteristics of neglectful parenting behavior; and neighborhood structural impact on maltreatment. I am offering my services as a social work expert witness.

Police Procedure Expert 523363 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years' experience in law enforcement & criminology. My expertise is in police policy and practice, violent crime, situational crime prevention, social disorganization and environmental criminology. I have spent more than 5 years as a police procedure expert witness by providing clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Child Care Safety Expert 523897 CO

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience working in childcare safety. I have worked with sexual abuse, physical and emotional abuse, bullying and interpersonal violence, child safety; child abuse recognition, prevention and injury in institutional settings (i.e. schools, churches, foster care, youth groups, day care, treatment centers, residential facilities and hospitals); failure to supervise; interpersonal violence and bullying; sexual abuse by teachers, clergy or staff members and child-on-child abuse. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a childcare safety expert witness.

Social Work Expert 522029 FL

Expertise Description

I have over a decade of experience in child and adolescent mental health with expertise with children exposed to trauma, have attachment issues, have a history of abuse/neglect and/or have developmental issues (including autism). I have additional knowledge in play therapy, adoption-competent therapy, domestic violence services, parenting education, grief counseling and individual therapy for sexual abuse victims. I have spent over 5 years as a social work expert witness with 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.

Education Family Psychology 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.

Mental Health Services Expert 318937 GA

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years of experience in the social work, counseling, psychotherapy therapy fields. I am a former employee of the Department of Veterans Affairs where I worked extensively with veterans who were suffering from Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) as a result of combat and/or military sexual trauma. I provided individual and group therapy, treating a variety of mental health concerns. Presently, I am a faculty member at a large, private, non-profit university where I serve as a department chair and faculty member in the Department of Counselor Education and Family Studies.

Social Work Welfare Expert 519623 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have been working in the field of Social Work for more than 15 years specializing on Child Welfare. I have additional experience working with Sanctions from welfare to work programs, evaluation of family preservation programs; evaluation of the statewide Small County Prevention Services initiative; perceptions of child protective services, and how clients’ cultural views of CPS affect compliance. I am available in Southern California as a social work expert witness.

Foster Care Expert 519603 CA(S)

Expertise Description

My career as a Therapist and Social Worker has spanned over 20 years in the field of Marriage, Family and Child Counseling. My expertise includes youth welfare and neglect, emergency response, family maintenance and reunification, and dependency investigating within the adoption and foster care system. I have spent time in California as a social work expert witness by providing consultations, in addition to deposition and courtroom testimony.

Social Work Expert 519705

Expertise Description

For over 30 years experience, my career in Social Work has specialized in Child Abuse and Foster Care. I have experience practicing in medical settings with adults, children, and families. My expertise includes individual, family and group therapy and counseling; facilitation of patient and family support groups; child abuse case assessment and collaboration with the Department of Child & Family Services; emergency room trauma & crisis intervention; and collaboration with inter-disciplinary team and advocate for patient and family needs.  I also specialize in psychosocial evaluations for inpatient and outpatient liver, intestinal, and lung transplant programs; and grief and bereavement counseling, crisis intervention to individuals, couples and families. I have also served as adjunct professor in Social Work at an accredited university.

Social Services Expert 501382 CA(N)

Expertise Description

My career in Mental Health and Social Services has spanned over 40 years with expertise in child and family mental health services, developmental disabilities services for children and adults, and community outreach programs. I have experience with training staff for mental health services, executive coaching, organizational reviews, Board development, strategic planning, expansion planning, budgetary and fiscal clinical and program supervision, fund development, and other consultation services.

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.

Social Work Expert 519600 CA(S)

Expertise Description

My career has spanned over 25 years in the Social Work system with expertise in advocating for abused and neglected children in Court and in the community; acting in the capacity of a troubleshooter; making recommendations to the Court; providing case management services to families with a history of sexual abuse, physical abuse and/or severe neglect; foster care services; adoption services; and child protection services. My prior expert witness experience includes providing consultations and courtroom testimony.

Substance Abuse Expert 502710 NJ

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience in consulting and advocacy for vulnerable populations such as the disabled and elderly, and more recently with victims of bullying at schools and colleges. I have worked as a health care administrator and seminar provider. My skills include research and analysis, writing, seminars and in-services, and consulting services. I have worked on major legislation and in addition, I have developed a program to prevent medication misuse for professionals, patients, and caregivers as Coordinator of a subcommittee on preventing drug misuse in the elderly. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience.

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.

Child Care Expert 319286 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years experience in the field of Social Work and Child Welfare Systems. My expertise includes child welfare, social welfare, youth and families, Child Protective Services issues, case assessments, state and federal policies and regulations, best practice, service delivery practice, Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), and child abuse and / or neglect. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.