Expertise DescriptionI have over 40 years experience in the field of Forensic Psychiatry. My expertise includes: individual and family therapy; agency consultation; psychiatric disability; workers comp evaluation/fitness for duty; assessment of impaired physicians and other professionals; post-traumatic stress disorder; independent medical examinations; evaluation of psychiatric malpractice; assessment of therapist boundary violation; medical records review; competency to proceed to trial; competency to stand trial; criminal responsibility; mental state at time of offense; evaluations to assist sentencing and treatment; sexual offender assessment; and workplace violence assessment. I have more than 40 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Suitability for release form maximum security hospital status, Competency to stand trial, Criminal responsibility, Psychiatric Malpractice, and Psychiatric Disability Assessment.
My consulting services include: Disability Reviews, Disability Determination Services, and Behavioral Medical Interventions (BMI).
I have treated many patients having experienced PTSD. I also have assessed many claimants for the State of Md. who have a PTSD diagnosis and are seeking psychiatric disability. I also perform many criminal evaluations for competency and criminal responsibility.
|M.D.||Tufts Medical School|
|Board Certification in Psychiatry|
|M.D. License State of MD|
Awards & Affiliation
|Graduated Cum Laude|
|Phi Beta Kappa|
|Wendell Muncie Award|
|Distinguished Life Fellow|
|American Psychiatric Association|
|Physicians Recognition Award|
American Psychiatric Association
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases