Deanna Foster, Ph.D. Expert Witness

Contact Information

  • Company: Psychological Resources & Services, Inc.
  • Phone: 720-772-8845
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Forensic Psychology and Psychology

Specialty Focus: independent medical evaluation, post traumatic stress disorder, PTSD, depression, sexual harassment, discrimination, wrongful termination, emotional distress, psychological injury, retaliation, anxiety, trauma, IME, employment, retaliation, malingering, disability evaluation, defamation.

Education: Ph.D. , University of Southern California

Years in Practice: 20

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 25

Additional Information

Expert in emotional distress due to chronic stress or catastrophic events arising out of psychological trauma, employment issues, or physical injuries. Performed over 600 IME's with psychological testing including symptom validity and exaggeration measures. Expertise in workplace dynamics, stress disorders and employment litigation, depression, anxiety, trauma, personality disorders and malingering. Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. Retained by both defense and plaintiffs. Certified as a Qualified Medical Evaluator to perform IME's since 2003. Recognized expert on organizational dynamics and stress, presenting to Fortune 500 companies across the United States and Europe. Graduated APA accredited doctoral program at USC with honors. Post-doctoral fellowship in accredited program at Kaiser-Permanente. Awarded professional membership in the Society of Industrial and Organizational Psychologists. Advanced training with the American Academy of Forensic Psychology, Seak Experts, and Forensic Expert Witness Association. Comprehensive, timely and articulate psychological reports. Several offices throughout the greater Los Angeles area and California. Awarded dual state Licensure - Colorado PSY 4642