Expertise DescriptionI have over 20 years experience in the field of Life Care Planning. My expertise includes vocational rehabilitation issues including personal injury, medical malpractice, wrongful termination, marital dissolution, pediatric, long term disability, ADA analysis cases, vocational counseling, vocational services, case management, forensic vocational rehabilitation, earning capacity and mitigation evaluations, job analysis, return to work modifications, ergonomic modification analyses, vocational testing, lost of earnings, life care plan, and plan development of industrial injured workers. I have prior expert witness experience.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: personal injury; medical malpractice; wrongful termination; marital dissolution; pediatric; long term disability; ADA; employability of claimant; ability of plaintiff to mitigate damages.
My consulting services include: Provision of vocational rehabilitation services to displaced and disabled workers; development and implementation of monitoring, testing and placement services; Rehabilitation and re-employment of industrially injured workers via direct placement, on the job training or vocational retraining back to work plans; Vocational counseling, case management, initial assessments, implementation of modified work program, future care costs analysis, vocational rehabilitation intervention; Research and publication of a new psychological test to be used to assess cognitively impaired adults; Psychological testing of brain injury, demential, and Alzheimer patients.
I complete many catastrophic life care plans and am a vocational expert as well as a certified life care planner with over twenty years of experience.
|Master of Arts||Counseling Psychology||Adlerian School of Professional Psychology|
|Bachelor of Science||Psychology||University of Toronto|
|Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC): National Certification|
|Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT): State of California|
|Board of Behavioral Sciences Examiners|
|Certified Vocational Expert|
|American Board of Vocational Experts (ABVE)|
|Independent Vocational Evaluator (IVE) Designation from the Rehabilitation Unit of CA|
|Life Skills Training Certificate|
Awards & Affiliation
International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals (IARP)
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases