Expertise DescriptionI have more than 30 years experience in clinical and forensic psychology. My expertise includes diagnostic evaluations, dental malpractice, chronic pain, drug and alcohol treatment, psychological testing, adult psychology, adult psychoanalysis, and adolescent and adult psychotherapy. I am experienced in institutional and correctional psychology. I also have experience in claims of psychological injury / emotional distress in all types of employment cases including wrongful termination, sexual harassment; age discrimination, gender discrimination and racial discrimination; claims of emotional distress in medical and dental cases; product liability; and personal injury cases. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Claims for emotional distress / psychology injury; Personal Injury; Medical Malpractice; Dental Malpractice; Sexual Harassment; Racial Discrimination; Product Liability; Sexual Abuse; Wrongful Termination; Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Discrimination; Ethics & Professional Standards of Conduct; Declarations for motions in limine.
My consulting experience includes: Private practice of clinical and forensic psychology; Faculty, Adult, & Child Psychiatry Residency Training program; Chief Psychologist, Chemical Dependency Program.
I have a great deal of experience with and knowledge of sexual harassment in the workplace. I have conducted seminars on sexual harassment with an attorney, for lawyers, in general and law firms in particular. I have also been an expert in cases for prominent companies and the State of California. I also have experience with cases involving a hostile environment and have testified in many employment cases.
I've done a lot of cases involving wrongful termination for both defendant and plaintiff.
|Ph.D.||Re-specialization Program||Clinical Psychology||California School of Professional Psychology|
|Ph.D.||Education||Michigan State University|
|B.S.||Psychology||Michigan State University|
Awards & Affiliation
Northern California Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases