Expertise DescriptionI have over 30 years experience as a developmental Pediatric Psychologist specializing in the areas of Child, Adolescent and Family Therapy/Development Delays. I have experience dealing with developmentally disabled child, adolescent and family work as it pertains to issues of crisis; divorce, abuse, affective disorders and attention deficit disorder. I also have experience working with children and families affected with developmental delays, regulatory disorders, retardation, autistic spectrum disorder, Asperger’s Disorder, pervasive developmental disorder NOS, selective mutism and non-verbal learning disabilities.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes a matter related to the Implementation of a DIR model within a public school setting.
My professional experience includes working as a Staff Therapist, School Counselor, Psychological Assistant, Co-Founder of a Divorce Clinic, Psychologist at a Child Study Center, Supervisor at a pediatric and family medical center, and Pediatric Psychologist at my own private practice.
|B.A.||Yeshiva University – New York||New York|
|M.D.||Psychology||Catholic University – Washington||D.C.|
|Ph.D.||Clinical Psychology||The California Graduate Institute – Los Angeles||CA|
|D.I.R/Floor Time Certification: April 2006|
|Certified by the Interdisciplinary Counsel for Infancy and Early Childhood Development-April|
|State of California|
Awards & Affiliation
|Interdisciplinary Counsel for Infancy and Early Childhood Development|
|American Psychological Association|
|California Psychological Association|
|Los Angeles County Psychological Association|
|National Organization of Orthodox Mental Health Workers|
American Psychological Association
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases