Expertise DescriptionI have more than 20 years experience in the field of Vocational Rehabilitation. My expertise includes rehabilitation counseling and case management with emphasis on workers’ compensation, Veterans administration, and social security disability; vocational assessment, rehabilitation program planning, vocational services, closed head injuries, vocational rehabilitation testimony, and education counseling. I have additional experience in developing solid long and short term disability claims analysis. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: physical and mental impairments; impact on return to work issues; social security disability claims development; personal injury; long term disability.
My consulting services include: Program management and monitoring of goals for successful employment outcomes; Development of strategies regarding monetary funds; Development in service training programs for staff members to increase professional expertise and theoretical background; Former School Counselor and Adjunct Professor.
|Ph.D.||Human Services||Capella University Minneapolis||MN|
|M.A.||Psychology||Sonoma State University|
|B.A.||Psychology||Sonoma State University|
|Certified Rehabilitation Counselor|
|American Board of Disability Analyst|
|Certified Independent Vocational Evaluator|
|Agreed Vocational Evaluator (State of California)|
Awards & Affiliation
International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases