Jail/Prison/Correctional Facility Suicide Expert Witness

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Jail/prison/correctional facility suicide expert witnesses and consultants listed here may be able to form expert opinions, draft expert witness reports, provide expert witness testimony at deposition and/or trial as or serve as consulting (non-testifying) experts on jail/prison/correctional facility suicide. The jail/prison/correctional facility suicide expert witness listings on this page are typically from fields/areas of expertise such as: Behavioral and Social Sciences, Correctional Healthcare, Forensic Psychology, and Police Practices & Procedures.

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Lisa Boesky, PhD Suicide Expert Services

San Diego, California
Forensic Psychology, Correctional Healthcare - jail suicide, prison suicide, suicide, juvenile detention suicide, juvenile justice suicide, juvenile corrections suicide, suicide standard of care, correctional suicide, suicide risk assessment, suicide, jail/prison/correctional facility suicide
Dr. Lisa Boesky is a national thought leader on Suicide within Correctional facilities--Jails, Juvenile Detention, Prisons, etc. Dr. Lisa takes complex clinical information grounded in research and communicates it to non-clinical professionals in a practical, engaging and user-friendly manner via: --Expert Witness testimony on legal cases involving individuals who have died by Suicide in custody (plaintiff and defense) --Keynote addresses and workshops at national and state conferences --Litigation Consultant on legal cases involving individuals who have died by Suicide in custody (plaintiff and defense) --Training Programs for correctional, mental health, substance abuse, child welfare, educational and law enforcement professionals --Consultation related to national standards and best practices in Suicide Prevention within Correctional facilities, including several "class-action" lawsuits --Authoring books, book chapters, and other publications related to mental health and Suicide ...

George C. Klein, PhD Oakton Community College

Northbrook, Illinois
Police Practices & Procedures, Behavioral and Social Sciences - Mental Health, Criminal Justice, Mentally Ill, Police, Police Apprehension of the Mentally Ill, Police Policies and Procedures, Crisis Intervention Teams, Jail Suicide.
George C. Klein, Ph.D. works as an expert witness on the intersection of mental health and criminal justice. He specializes in the police apprehension of the mentally ill, police policies and procedures, police use of excessive force, and jail suicide. He was a part-time police officer for over eight years. He was a consultant and researcher for the Behavioral Science Unit at the FBI Academy for over 13 years. He is a trained hostage negotiator and served with a SWAT team. His book, entitled, Law And The Disordered: An Exploration in Mental Health, Law, and Politics, was published in 2009. The book is an examination of the mental health and criminal justice system in Illinois. It includes fieldwork on police apprehension of the mentally ill, hospital emergency rooms, the homeless mentally ill, and mental health screening in jails. His book, entitled, The Militarization of the Police? Ideology Versus Reality, was published in 2019. The book examines the police use of force, a...