Matthew Madaus Expert Witness
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Mental Health and Behavioral and Social Sciences

Specialty Focus: Children's Mental Health, Residential Treatment, Behavioral Health, Foster Care, Group Home, Outpatient Mental Health, Wraparound, Transition Age Youth, Pediatric Mental Health, Children's Behavioral Health, Substance Use Treatment

Education: M.S.W., San Diego State University; Post Graduate Certificate in Family Systems Therapy, Family Institute of Cambridge; B.A., Trinity College

Years in Practice: 30

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


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I am a behavioral health executive and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I have over 30 years of experience designing, implementing, and leading mental health and social service programs. I have extensive experience with a wide range of service types and treatment environments. As a former CEO and COO, I have strong strategic, clinical, operational, financial, and leadership acumen and an advanced understanding of regulations, best practices, and national accreditation standards (both COA and Joint Commission). I have particular expertise with residential treatment, children's mental health, and child welfare services. I have been retained by both plaintiffs and defendants and have experience providing expert witness affidavits, reports, and testimony in multiple states.