Lisa Boesky, PhD Expert Witness

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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Forensic Psychology and Correctional Healthcare

Specialty Focus: 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

Education: PhD, Wayne State University; MA, Wayne State University; BA, University of California, Santa Barbara

Years in Practice: 20+


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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 If you need additional information about Dr. Lisa, her services, or a copy of her Curriculum Vitae, please contact her.