Laura Brown, Ph.D. Expert Witness

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Company: Forensic Psychology LLC
  • Phone: (225) 224-8098
  • Cell: (225) 210-1745
  • Fax: (225)286-1505
  • Website: laforensicpsych.com

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Forensic Psychology and Psychology

Specialty Focus:

personal injury, PTSD, mental disability, violence risk, criminal responsibility, insanity, competency to stand trial, psychological evaluations, malingering

Education:

M.A. Clinical Psychology, Louisiana State University; Ph.D. Clinical Psychology, Louisiana State University; M.S. Clinical Psychopharmacology, Alliant International University

Years in Practice:

8

Additional Information

Dr. Brown specializes in psychological testing and assessment. Her approach is based on current scientific literature and emphasizes reliable, quantitative measures with known error rates. She has considerable experience evaluating malingering and feigned mental illness and is an expert diagnostician with even the most clinically complex and severely mentally ill individuals. Dr. Brown spent her first several years of licensure working at a maximum security forensic inpatient unit where she worked with the full spectrum of mental illness. She conducted hundreds of evaluations and testified in criminal court cases across the state of Louisiana. She is currently in private practice in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where she does forensic evaluations for criminal and civil cases. including risk assessments, independent medical evaluations, personal injury, disability, and others.