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John Tsanadis, Ph.D., ABPP

Tucson, Arizona
Neuropsychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - traumatic brain injury, dementia, neurocognitive disorder, cognitive disorder, intellectual impairment, competency to stand trial, testamentary capacity, criminal responsibility, undue influence, stroke, malingering
I am a neuropsychologist and forensic psychologist in Tucson, Arizona. I have 12 years of clinical experience and 8 years a forensic experience. I am Board certified in clinical neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology. I have substantial training in the assessment and rehabilitation of traumatic brain injury as well as assessment and diagnosis of dementia and other cognitive/neurocognitive disorders. I maintain in clinical practice at a local veterans Hospital where I am in charge of all neuropsychological services. I am available for independent medical examinations related to both neuropsychological and psychological conditions and I am also available for forensic evaluations as they pertain to competence to stand trial, risk assessment, and criminal responsibility. I'm also experienced in geriatric-related forensic work, particularly decision-making capacity and undue influence. My primary practice is in Tucson Arizona; however, I am available for evaluat...

James S Angelos, Ph.D. James S. Angelos, Ph.D. Clinical Psychologist

Santa Barbara, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Trauma, Psychological & Physical catastrophic or traumatic injury, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Criminal Forensic Evaluations, Psychological sequelae of Medical Injury, Psychological Personal injury evaluations.
Experience in criminal and civil proceedings. Personal injury examinations of adults and children. Worker's compensation evaluations. Two year (2008-2010) appointment to U.S. State Department, Office of Medical Services. Twenty-two month deployment to Iraq to evaluate and treat Department of State and Department of Defense personnel for acute and posttraumatic stress disorders.

Michael A Carlish, Ph.D. Expedient Medicolegal Services

Carlsbad, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Neuropsychological assessment, cognitive evaluations, PTSD, fitness for duty evaluation, traumatic brain injury, abuse, capacity, conservatorship, competency, will contest, workplace violence, suicide prevention, standard of care, malpractice
Michael A. Carlish, Ph.D. is a licensed clinical psychologist. He graduated with High Honors in Psychology from the University of California in Santa Barbara, received his Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology, and earned his doctorate degree at Alliant International University in San Diego, where he studied the relationship between humor and mental health. Dr. Carlish’s practice has centered around three populations: the severely mentally ill, Native Americans, and geriatric patients. Dr. Carlish put himself through graduate school by providing emergency mental health assessments in emergency rooms and psychiatric hospitals around San Diego County, and he continues to see patients in this setting on a regular basis. For the past twelve years he has assessed hundreds of severely mentally ill patients, evaluating suicidality, psychosis, and aggression. For the past four years, Dr. Carlish has acted as the primary te...

Sharon Chernoff, PhD Expedient Medicolegal Services

Orange, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Child and Adolescent, Pediatric Psychology, IME, Chronic Pain, Fitness for Duty, Trauma, Traumatic Injury, Abuse, Autism, Standard of Care, Malingering, Malpractice
Sharon Chernoff, Ph.D., QME is a clinical and forensic psychologist licensed in both California (PSY 27732) and Arizona (3494). Her forensic practice includes workers’ compensation evaluations as a QME, and serving as a consultant and expert witness in civil litigation. Dr. Chernoff received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology in San Diego in the spring of 2000. She also completed a fellowship at the University of California, San Diego Medical Center in the Department of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Medicine. During her fellowship, Dr. Chernoff performed psychological assessments of chronic pain patients, neuropsychological assessments of heart, kidney, and liver transplant candidates, and also assessments of living-related liver donors. In addition to training in assessment, she trained with therapy populations in outpatient settings such as Scripps Clinic, Division of Mental Health in La Jolla, and Children’s Hospital of ...

Rachyll Dempsey, PsyD, ABPP Expedient Medicolegal Services

Oakland, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Neuropsychology Expert Witness - Independent Medical Examination, Disability Evaluation, Correctional Healthcare, Geriatrics, Neuropsychological Testing and Assessment, Child Development, Malingering Detection, Sex Offender Risk, Personal Injury, Head Trauma, Effects of Trauma, PTSD, Medical Malpractice, Depression, Anxiety
Dr. Rachyll Dempsey,Psy.D., Q.M.E, is a forensic neuropsychologist with offices throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and practicing throughout California. Licensed as a Clinical Psychologist (PSY21261) in 2006, Dr. Dempsey has worked for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, San Quentin; the HOPE Program – Hayward; and for various colleges and universities. She has been a Qualified Medical Evaluator (#135075) since 2014 and an Independent Practitioner (DEM3135) through CASOMB (California Sex Offender Management Board) since 2012. Dr. Dempsey has dedicated her career to building her specialty in psychological and neuropsychological testing and assessment. She has taught at UCSF, Argosy University, St. Mary’s College, and Alliant International University, in addition to offering many continuing education seminars at various conferences. Dr. Dempsey has also assisted in creating, credentialing, and running three separate psychology training programs. Dr. Demp...

Teo Ernst, Psy.D, ABPP Teo Ernst Psychological Services Inc.

San Francisco, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Occupational Evaluations, Fitness for Duty, Personal Injury, Forensic Psychology, Violence Risk Assessment, Sentencing Mitigation, Severe Mental Illness, Retrospective Assessment of Mental States, Testamentary Capacity and Undue Influence.
Dr. Ernst is a clinical and forensic psychologist, licensed in California and Washington State, who specializes in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Competency/Capacity Evaluations in civil and criminal proceedings. Dr. Ernst is board certified in forensic psychology and an Assistant Clinical Professor in the UCSF Department of Psychiatry. As a trauma expert, Dr. Ernst chose to complete an additional year of fellowship training in PTSD at the San Francisco Veterans Hospital. Dr. Ernst has extensive experience conducting forensic evaluation including, but not limited to, civil and criminal competency evaluations, mitigation or sentencing evaluations, violence risk assessments, personal injury evaluations, and the assessment of severe mental illness and neuropsychological impairment. Dr. Ernst is a member of the Criminal Panel of Psychiatric and Psychological Experts for multiple superior courts and is a certified Qualified Medical Evaluator for the California Department ...

Cindy H. Feng, JD, PsyD Expedient Medicolegal Services

Petaluma, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - IME, Fitness for Duty, Chronic Pain, PTSD, Standard of Care, Malpractice, Neuropsychological Testing, Accident, Personal Injury, Disability, Trauma, Abuse
Dr. Cindy H. Feng, J.D., Psy.D. received a B.A. in Asian Studies from Yale University in 2003, and graduated magna cum laude. She then went on to earn her J.D from Harvard Law School with a focus on Immigration Law in 2006. Dr. Feng than earned her Doctorate of Clinical Psychology at Rutgers Graduate School of Applied & Profession Psychology in Piscataway, New Jersey in 2016. From 2016 to the present, she has been working as a Staff Psychologist for the California Department of State Hospitals in Napa, California. Dr. Feng has received the Pre-doctoral Fellow Award from the American Psychological Association Minority Fellowship Program, the Graduate Scholar Merit Award from Rutgers University, and is a member of The American Psychological Association of Graduate Students, New York State Psychological Association, China American Psychoanalytic Alliance, New York Coalition for Asian American Mental Health, American Immigration Lawyers Association, and The New Jersey Psychological Asso...

Carrie L. Forrest, Ph.D., Q.M.E. Still Waters Services

Monterey, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD, Depression and Anxiety, Sexual Harassment, Trauma, Disability Evaluation, Malingering, Fitness for Duty, Chronic Pain, Occupational Evaluation, Addiction, Expert Psychological Review, Workers' Compensation
Expert in emotional distress due to chronic stress or catastrophic events arising out of psychological trauma, employment injuries, or physical injuries. Expertise in workplace dynamics, stress disorders, employment litigation, depression, anxiety, trauma, personality disorders, and malingering. Certified as a Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) in the state of California since 2011. Served as Independent Medical Examiner (IME) in the state of California from 1991-2001. Performed numerous medical-legal evaluations, immigration evaluations, and general psychological evaluations for young adults, adults, and geriatric populations. Completed psychological evaluations for neurostimular implants, gastric bypass surgery candidates, and provided therapeutic support to these client populations. Provides comprehensive psychological evaluations resulting in timely, articulate, and tightly worded narrative reports that link cause and effect. Takes pride in serving as an objective evaluato...

Deanna Foster, Ph.D. Psychological Resources & Services, Inc.

Los Angeles, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - psychological 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, clinical psychology.
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 by the State of California 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. Trained by the American Academy of Forensic Psychology, Seak Experts, ...

Stephen E. Francis, PhD Stephen E. Francis, Ph.D.

Oakland, California
Neuropsychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - IME, Neuropsychology, Toxic Torts, Fitness for Duty, Long Term Insurance Disability, Trauma, PTSD, Psychometric Testing, Neurocognitive Defects, Malingering, Competency, Mild TBI, Motor Vehicle Accident, Traumatic Brain Injury, Personal Injury, Mood Disorders, Chronic Pain.
Dr. Francis is a Forensic Neuropsychologist based in California who conducts med-legal examinations throughout the state. Dr. Francis renders expert witness testimony nationwide. He has performed over 1,700 evaluations including over 300 AME/QME evaluations and over 1000 psychological evaluations including for spine surgeries, implantable technologies, and difficult to treat chronic pain, in addition to IMEs for civil cases and disability insurance. Dr. Francis is skilled in evaluating unexplained medical symptoms, and neuropsychological evaluations for mild traumatic brain injuries, heavy metal and pesticide exposure, and neurodegenerative conditions and has provided expert opinions regarding brain damage from a variety of personal and industrial injuries. Dr. Francis is the former Chief of Neuropsychology at Kentfield Rehabilitation Hospital, a former President of the Biofeedback Society of CA, and a previous Clinical Instructor in the Department of Diagnostic Sciences at the...

David N. Glaser, MD Glaser Forensic Group

Los Angeles, California
Forensic Psychiatry Expert Witness, Neuropsychiatry Expert Witness - Addiction Psychiatry, Addiction Medicine, Disability Evaluation, Forensic Psychology, Geriatric Psychiatry, Independent Medical Exams, Legal Medicine, Mental Health, Neuropsychology, Pharmacology-Clinical, Psychiatry, Psychology
David Glaser, M.D. has been performing psychiatric evaluations and teaching about Forensic Psychiatry for over three decades. His interest in Forensic Psychiatry emanates from contact with the late Seymour Pollack, M.D., Ph.D, one of the pioneers in Forensic Psychiatry. Since the inception of his career, Dr. Glaser has performed over a thousand evaluations, criminal and civil, defense and plaintiff, at the request of attorneys, individuals, industry, insurance companies, and judges. In the California Workers Compensation system, he has performed hundreds of evaluations as a neutral evaluator (Agreed Medical Evaluations and Panels Qualified Medical Evaluations), chosen jointly by plaintiff and defense attorneys. Dr. Glaser has been on the faculty of the U.C.L.A. Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship Program and has been on the Advisory Board of the American College of Forensic Psychiatry. He is Board Certified in Psychiatry and Neurology. He has also been Board Certified in Forensic Psychia...

Craig Grether, PhD Expedient Medicolegal Services

Carldbad, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Neuropsychology Expert Witness - suicide risk assessment, mental capacity, neurocognitive deficits, geriatric psychology, undue influence, forensic psychology, PTSD, head trauma, psychological testing, psychological disability, fitness for duty, IME, traumatic brain injury, personal injury
Craig Grether, Ph.D., Q.M.E, is a licensed clinical psychologist working in the San Diego area. Dr. Grether’s work over the past forty years has resulted in the development of an experience base in clinical and consulting psychology, neuropsychology, geropsychology, behavioral medicine and cognitive rehabilitation, forensic psychology and mediation. He is an accomplished diagnostician, therapist, consultant, researcher and author having worked in outpatient rehabilitation, long-term care, private practice, and inpatient settings.

John Hamel John Hamel & Associates

San Rafael, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Mental Health Expert Witness - domestic violence, intimate partner violence, IPV, intimate partner abuse, battered woman syndrome, false arrest, battered woman defense, battered person syndrome, battered person defense, family violence, family abuse, psychological abuse, batterer intervention
John Hamel, Ph.D., LCSW, has a Masters in Social Welfare from U.C.L.A., and a Ph.D. from the University of Central Lancashire, U.K., where he is currently a Research Fellow. He has worked with family violence perpetrators and victims since 1992, and is a court-approved provider of batterer intervention programs in the San Francisco Bay Area. Dr. Hamel is the author of Gender-Inclusive Treatment of Intimate Partner Abuse, 2nd Edition: Evidence-Based Approaches, (Springer, 2014), and other books on domestic violence. He also has had dozens of his research articles published in various peer-reviewed scholarly journals, and is Editor-in-Chief of Partner Abuse, a journal published quarterly by Springer Publishing. A frequent speaker at conferences on domestic violence, he has also trained mental health professionals, attorneys, victim advocates social service organizations, law enforcement, attorneys and family court mediators. He is a founding member of the Association of Dom...

Richard Jordan, PsyD Expedient Medicolegal Services

San Diego, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Trauma, Child and Adolescent, Pediatric, Addiction, Substance Abuse, Custody, Cognitive Disorder, Fitness for Duty, Correctional Healthcare, Chronic Pain, IME, PTSD, Depression, Anxiety, Traumatic Brain Injury, Harassment, Personal Injury, Discrimination
Richard Jordan, Psy.D., Q.M.E., brings an eclectic background to his practice as a Qualified Medical Evaluator. His early education was rooted in science and engineering, leading to a BS in Chemical Engineering. His earlier career in environmental engineering led to his focusing upon the air quality challenges in perhaps the most difficult air quality environment in the country, Los Angeles. As he became known for his creative solutions to seemingly impossible air quality and regulatory challenges, he was approached by his clients who provided financial support for him to start his own company. Dr. Jordan grew this company over a ten-year period, and then sold it to his employees so that he could transition to his new field of interest, psychology. Dr. Jordan received his doctorate in clinical psychology from the American Behavioral Studies Institute where he completed his dissertation on integrative treatments for major depressive disorder both with and without psychotic featur...

Scott Kopoian, PhD Forensic Med Group

Glendora, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - PTSD, Substance Abuse, Forensic Psychology, Expert Witness, Psychological Testing, Discrimination, Labor Law, Immigration Waivers, ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Mood Disorders, Personal Injury
Dr. Kopoian specializes in psychological assessments as a Qualified Medical Examiner for California Workers’ Compensation cases, for personal injury and labor law cases, including discrimination and immigration waivers. He has provided expert witness testimony in both the Federal and Superior Courts and has testified in over 60 office depositions. His primary psychological clinical experience includes the evaluation and treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorders and substance abuse and dependency. During a five-year period, Dr. Kopoian evaluated individuals convicted of a criminal offense and found Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity, for the purpose of determining their current mental status, violence potential and likelihood of substance abuse relapse. Dr. Kopoian is licensed in the states of California and Oregon and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Forensic Examiners. He received his education at Arizona State University Tempe, Western Illinois University and his Ph.D. in ...

Lynn Lunceford, PsyD Expedient Medicolegal Services

San Diego, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - PTSD, Postpartum Depression, Anxiety, Pediatric, Depression, Selective Mutism, Juvenile Forensic Assessment, IME, Child and Adolescent, Wrongful Death, Chronic Pain, Catastrophic Injury, Discrimination, Work Stress and Harassment
Lynn Lunceford, Psy.D., Q.M.E. is a licensed clinical psychologist in San Diego. She graduated from Sarah Lawrence College with her Bachelors' in Liberal Arts, and received her Psy.D. from the California School of Professional Psychology. She has been in private practice since 2005 and has consulted with attorneys on a wide range of civil cases. Topics she has consulted on include competence to stand trial, immigration, effects of sexual abuse, effects of trauma, fitness for duty, and assessment of dangerousness. She is currently part of the faculty at University of Phoenix and is a frequent guest on San Diego News to discus current psychological issues in the news. Dr. Lunceford seeks to be a thorough, fair, and compassionate evaluator who can generate complete and accurate reports for both civil and criminal matters.

Mindy B Mechanic, Ph.D. Forensic Psychological Consulting Inc

Long Beach, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Stalking, abuse, infanticide, Homicide, Child Forensic Interviewing, workplace violence, risk assessment, IME, personal injury, trauma, PTSD, worker's compensation, employment discrimination, violence, mental health, forensic evaluation, psychological assessment
I have worked in academia as a professor for approximately 20 years. In that capacity, I engaged in research, teaching, mentoring/supervision, and clinical work, focusing on the psychological consequences of trauma, violence and victimization. During graduate school and internship, i received specialized training in forensic psychology. I have been practicing forensic psychology independently since receiving my first license to practice in 1998. In addition to my academic appointment, I also work regularly as an expert witness, legal consultant, and forensic psychologist in civil, family and criminal (civilian and military) cases. I have numerous peer reviewed publications and presentations and federally funded research grants. I have conducted many professional trainings for attorneys, other legal/court professionals, mental health professional, and medical professionals.

Michael J Perrotti, PhD Michael J. Perrotti, PhD, Inc.

Brea, California
Neuropsychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Sex Offender Assessments, Eye Witness ID, Competency (civil and criminal), Expert Medical Review, Sex Abuse Allegations, Death Penalty, Mitigation, Expert in Assessment of Traumatic Brain Injury, Personal Injury, Effects of Trauma, Sanity, Expert Child Custody Evaluations and Bonding Btudies
Expert Consultant, State of California, Dept. of Consumer Affairs, Enforcement Division, Asst. Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Keck School of Medicine, USC (2005-2006), Certified Forensic Expert: Member Orange County Sheriff, Professional Services Reserve

David P. Pingitore, PhD David Pingitore, Clinical Psychologist Inc.

Oakland, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Neuropsychology Expert Witness - Medical Malpractice, Traumatic Brain Injury, Symptom Validity Assessment, PTSD, Geriatric Psychology
Board Certified in Clinical Psychology with the American Board of Professional Psychology. Expert in differential psychiatric diagnosis, national consultant to IME companies, consultant to elder law, personal injury and workers' compensation attorneys, former visiting scholar, school of public health, UC Berkeley. Licensed in the state of Idaho.

Michael Ramirez, PsyD Expedient Medicolegal Services

Eureka, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - IME, neuropsychological testing, addiction, standard of care, suicide prevention, malpractice, abuse, trauma, fitness for duty, personal injury, capacity, competency, conservatorship, PTSD, malingering, criminal responsibility
Michael Ramirez, Psy.D., Q.M.E., has 22 years of experience that include consultation, psychotherapy, and forensic psychological examination combined with a Doctorate of Psychology in Clinical Psychology and advanced degrees in Marriage and Family Counseling and the Humanities. Dr. Ramirez is experienced in the treatment of Dual Disorders. In his private practice, he performs a range of forensic examinations, including consultative examinations for Social Security, Worker’s Compensation, and the Regional Center. Dr. Ramirez has experience working as a provider for a number of major health care service associations, including EAP, SAP assessment, and CID services. He has instructed students at the College of the Redwoods, Humboldt State University, Long Beach State University, University of Houston, and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (Alvin Community College) in addictions and psychology.

Christopher Simonet, PhD Expedient Medicolegal Services

El Cajon, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - Suicide Risk Assessment, Malingering, Malpractice, Competency, Personal Injury, IME, Anxiety, Depression, Workplace Violence, Work Stress, PTSD, Competency, Abuse, Fitness for Duty
Christopher Simonet, Ph.D., Q.M.E., is a clinical and forensic psychologist with extensive experience in assessing and treating severe mental illness and sexual offenders. He has worked in the primarily in the forensic arena since 2000. Dr. Simonet has served as an independent evaluator for the San Diego Superior Court, as a consultant to the California Department of State Hospitals, a senior psychologist for the San Diego County Forensic Conditional Release Program (CONREP), and a psychologist for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR). He has evaluated, treated, and provided testimony for cases involving Insanity (PC 1026), Mentally Disordered Offender (PC 2962/PC 2972), Mentally Disordered Sex Offender (WIC 6331), Sexually Violent Predators (WIC 6600), and High-Risk Sex Offenders. Dr. Simonet earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, with High Honors, from the University of Notre Dame, and a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the California School ...

Charlotte S. Singleton, PsyD Expedient Medicolegal Services

Encino, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Chronic Pain, Suicide Risk Assessment, Forensic Research, Traumatic Brain Injury, Neuropsychiatric Disorders, Juvenile, IME, Malingering, Standard of Care, Civil Forensic Work, Malpractice, Fitness for Duty, PTSD, Personal Injury, Anxiety, Depression
Charlotte Sherin Singleton, Psy.D., Q.M.E., is a clinical and forensic psychologist with extensive experience in the evaluation and treatment of severely mentally ill adult forensic inpatients. She currently serves as a Staff Psychologist at Patton State Hospital, providing services aimed at restoration of competence to patients deemed incompetent to stand trial by the court. She routinely conducts complex psychodiagnostic evaluations, including the assessment of malingering and adjudicative competence. As required by the court, Dr. Singleton provides her expert opinion as to whether a patient has improved to the point where they meet the legal criteria to be considered competent to proceed. In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Singleton has served as a research specialist for a large county agency, and taught master’s level university courses for several years. She recently decided to focus her efforts on civil forensic work, which led her to acquire her Q.M.E. designation...

John (Jay) Slosar, PhD Expedient Medicolegal Services

Irvine, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Mental Health Expert Witness - adolescent psychology, child psychology, capacity and undue influence, Fitness for Duty, conservatiorship evaluations, developmental disabilities, workplace disputes, standard of care, malpractie, custody, abuse, PTSD, suicide prevention, IME, traumatic brain injury, chronic pain
Jay Slosar, Ph.D., Q.M.E., has been in private practice for 30 years as a licensed psychologist and provided direct clinical and consulting services in a variety of diverse settings. Dr. Slosar received his Bachelor’s Degree from Jacksonville University, earned his Master’s Degree from Wichita State University, and received his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California. Dr. Slosar is on the expert witness panel in juvenile, family and criminal law in Orange County, CA. He also provides forensic evaluations from court referrals, specializing in evaluating teenagers and young adults. His practice is located in Irvine, California. Dr. Slosar has worked and consulted for many companies and organizations, including: Health and Human Services Group, Young Life Enrichment Program, Family Solutions, Western Youth Services, Villa Millard Facility, and the Dawson Education Foundation. The services provided included: counseling, psychological evaluations, program design, staff train...

Stefanie Stolinsky, PhD, QME

Los Angeles, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Neuropsychology Expert Witness - Clinical/Forensic Psychologist, Neuropsychology, Neuropsychological Testing and Measurement, Certificate from Veteran's Administration in TBI, Veteran's Reports, PTSD, Child Abuse, Workers' Comp., Trauma, Depression/Anxiety Relationships, Personal Injury Evaluations
Licensed Psychologist, forensic psychologist, and UCLA trained in Neuropsychology. Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME). Has conducted over 100 AME/IME/QME medical-legal psychological examinations and neuropsychological assessments. Provides a full range of civil litigation support services. Author of “Act it Out: 25 Acting Exercises to Heal from Childhood Abuse,” Praeclarus Press. Areas of Expertise Include: Brain Injury/Trauma, competence, Financial Capacity, Criminal Psychology, disability evaluations, drug abuse, head trauma, IME/AME, Neuropsychology and Assessment, PTSD, Sexual Abuse and Traumatic Effects, Psychological Testing and Personality Assessment, Employment: Sexual Harassment, Discrimination, wrongful termination, Med-Legal consultation and Strategic Case Management, Psychological consequences of chronic pain, and medical record analysis.

Susan F Streeter, Ph.D, QME Susan F. Streeter, Ph.D, QME

Fresno, California
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Clinical Psychology, Wrongful Death Cases, Expert Witness, PTSD Evaluation and Treatment, Trauma Expert, Motor Vehicle Injury or Death, Trial Consultation, Child Psychotherapy
I have expert witness experience in evaluating and providing expert witness testimony involving children and adults who have suffered physical injury or trauma, or they have lost a relative as a result of trauma including major motor vehicle accidents. I provide trial consultation for attorneys.

Tiffany Towers, PsyD

Beverly Hills, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - Emotional Distress, Personal Injury, Trauma, Sexual Harassment, Substance Abuse, Chronic Relapse, Depression, Anxiety, Workplace Stress, Malpractice, Geriatrics, Divorce/Custody
Dr. Tiffany Towers achieved her Doctorate in Clinical Forensic Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Los Angeles, CA and she has over a decade of experience working in the field of mental health and forensic psychology. Dr. Towers has provided therapy and evaluation services within widely diverse settings (in her private practice office, substance abuse treatment programs, community mental health centers, assisted living and skilled nursing facilities, home visits) and has given psychoeducational presentations and inservice trainings at the request of health and educational organizations. Dr. Towers received her Bachelor's degree in psychology and theatre from Barnard College-Columbia University and was graduated cum laude. She is licensed by the California Board of Psychology and is a member of the Los Angeles County Psychological Association (LACPA) and the California Psychological Association (CPA). CA Board of Psychology License# 29475. Available for ...

Mark D. Wolkenhauer, PsyD Expedient Medicolegal Services

Redlands, California
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - IME, Fitness for Duty, Chronic Pain, Abuse, Competency, Mental Capacity, Traumatic Injury, Psychometric Testing, Malpractice, Malingering, Standard of Care, PTSD
Mark Wolkenhauer, Psy.D., Q.M.E. is a forensic psychologist with extensive experience in treating and evaluating sexual offenders and individuals with severe mental illness. He continues to serve as an expert witness in both Sexually Violent Predator (SVP) and Mentally Disordered Offender (MDO) civil commitment trials across the state. Licensed in California in 1997 (PSY 15147), Dr. Wolkenhauer has worked for the California Department of State Hospitals (DSH), as a unit psychologist at Patton State Hospital (PSH), and currently works for DSH as a Consulting Psychologist. He serves as a mentor and is part of the Quality Improvement Team in the Forensic Services Division. He was on the SVP panel as a contractor and performed hundreds of SVP evaluations and provided expert testimony. In private practice Dr. Wolkenhauer conducted PC 1370/1372 evaluations, was the director of the Inland Empire Sharper Future clinics, served as a mental health consultant for Job Corps, and provided consul...

Deanna Foster, Ph.D. Psychological Resources & Services, Inc.

Denver, Colorado
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - 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.
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...

Donna L. Peters, Psy.D. Donna Peters, Psy.D., PC

Denver, Colorado
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - Intimate Partner Violence (Domestic Violence), Rape and Sexual Assault, Adult Consequences of Childhood Sexual/Physical/Psychological Abuse, Child Sexual Abuse, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Related Traumatic Sequelae, Complex Trauma and Complex PTSD, Campus Sexual Assault and Title IX
In her forensic psychology practice, Dr. Peters conducts comprehensive forensic psychological evaluations, provides attorney consultations, and serves as an expert witness in the areas of intimate partner violence (domestic violence), adult survivors of childhood sexual/physical/psychological abuse, rape and sexual assault, child abuse, child pornography, alcohol and memory, emotional distress and traumatic stress disorders. Dr. Peters’ findings and opinions are objective as she consults in matters for both criminal defense and prosecution, as well as both plaintiff and defense in civil matters. Dr. Peters is frequently consulted on criminal, civil, military court martial, and Federal immigration cases involving the multiple and varied psychological and traumatic effects of the various types of interpersonal violence and traumatic experiences. Dr. Peters has 20 years of clinical/forensic experience with diverse populations in various settings to include: U.S. Navy/Marine Corps-F...

Norman R. Klein, PhD

Westport, Connecticut
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - Expert Witness: Civil, Criminal, Family; Competencies; Psychodiagnosis; malpractice; pain/suffering; custody reviews
Licensed in NY and CT; Diplomate and Fellow, American College of Forensic Examiners; Diplomate, American Board of Psychological Specialties (Clinical and Forensic); Member, American Psychological Assn. (APA); Member, APA Division of Psychology and Law; Member, American Academy of Forensic Sciences; Member, NY and CT Psychological Associations

Robert A Evans, Ph.D. The Center For Human Potential of America, Inc.

Clearwater, Florida
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - Parental Alienation, Child Custody, Child Custody Evaluations, High Conflict Divorce, Expert Witness, Attorney Consultation, Trial Consultant
 Over twenty-five years of experience in applied psychology & the behavioral sciences in FL. Licensed School Psychologist by the Florida Dept. of Health, Division of Medical Quality Assurance;  Trained in Comprehensive Child Custody Evaluations since 1996;  Trained in Forensic Examinations, Forensic Evaluations and Juvenile Justice, Guardianship Evaluations, Assessing Violence Risk in Juveniles and Advanced Child Custody Evaluations by the University of South Florida, Dept. of Mental Health Law & Policy;  Trained in Interdisciplinary Collaborative Law.  Consultant to the medical, legal and law enforcement community in Florida on Psychological and Educational matters;  Provided Critical Incident Stress Debriefings to victims of crime in the Central Florida area;  Consulted with Orange County Public Defender with cases involving arrest and incarceration of children, including Competency Assessments and Insanity Determinations as well as expert testimony; provided expert te...

Ana A Rivas-Vazquez, PhD

Miami, Florida
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Clinical Psychopharmacology
Licensed in the state of Florida, PhD from University of Miami, Post Doctral Master in Clinical Psychopharmacology from Nova SE University (Ft. Lauderdale), Board Certified by the American Board of Professional Psychology ABPP, Certified Family Mediator (by Supreme Court - FL)

Elliott Rosenbaum, Psy.D., ABPP Rosenbaum Psychological Associates

Jacksonville, Florida
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, PTSD, Behavioral Science, Emotional Trauma, Malingering, Military Mental Health, Psychology, Stress, Suicide
Dr. Rosenbaum is a board certified clinical psychologist (top 4%) and former active duty U.S. Navy psychologist, serving as chief clinical and forensic psychologist for southeast region and head of largest military mental health clinic in the region with 50,000 patients enrolled to the clinic. He has performed over 1,000 mental health evaluations. Dr. Rosenbaum is an experienced expert witness in both civilian (civil and criminal) and military courts with a specialty in Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Malingering. Dr. Rosenbaum routinely conducts Compulsory Medical Evaluations (CME) using objective psychological testing to form his opinions. He has published two books and conducted research on health, wellness and mental health treatment. He is currently the head of a thriving mental health evaluation and treatment private practice.

Mark Goldstein, PhD Mark L. Goldstein, PhD & Associates

Northbrook, Illinois
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Behavioral and Social Sciences Expert Witness - Child Custody, Child Abuse, child Sexual Abuse, Juvenile Evaluations, Social Security Disability Evaluations, Anxiety Disorders, Psychological Evaluations
Court appointed expert in child custody, child abuse or juvenile evaluations over 1100 times in 15 countries in Illinois and in 4 other states. Has testified over 100 times.

Ray S. Kim, Ph.D. Patrick J. Kennelly, Ph.D. and Associates

Schaumburg, Illinois
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Psychology Expert Witness - Pre-Sentencing Evaluations, Sex Offenders, Violence Risk, Fitness for Duty, Competency, Substance Abuse, Independent Medical Examinations, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Disability, Malpractice, Malingering.
Dr. Kim has the education, experience, knowledge, and skill to meet your forensic psychological needs. He is an experienced Clinical and Forensic Psychologist who has testified in numerous cases in both criminal and civil court proceedings. Dr. Kim is sensitive to the nature of legal matters, and provides comprehensive, timely, and professional services. His credentials include: Board Registered Mental Illness/Substance Abuse Provider, Diplomate of the American Psychotherapy Association, Diplomate of the American Board of Psychological Specialties, Fellow of the American College of Forensic Examiners Institute, and Fellow of the American College of Advanced Practice Psychologists.

James Tyler Carpenter, Ph.D., FAACP Metis Psychological Associates LLC

Randolph, Massachusetts
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Correctional Psychology, Correctional Healthcare, Personality Psychology, Mental Health, Psychotherapy, Psychological Assessment, Disability Evaluation, Psychosis, Personality Disorder, Psychotherapy Integration, Internet Teaching and Consultation, Suicide, Criminal Behavior
Dr. Carpenter’s training began with latency age children, adolescents, and their families. It has evolved over almost 30 years of professional practice to include specialties in assessment, treatment, teaching, supervision, consultation, and research on psychosis, character disorder, trauma, offending behavior, suicidal patients, personality, forensics (CCEs, high risk populations, sex offenders), disability, and integrating the full spectrum of temporal and modality specific psychological treatments across inpatient, outpatient, milieu, residential, and correctional settings. He has held academic, research, and teaching appointments at Harvard University, Medical School, and Extension Schools, as well as Boston, Lesley, Roger Williams Universities, Massachusetts School for Professional Psychology, and the China American Psychoanalytic Alliance. He has published, taught, supervised, served as an editorial consultant and consultant, and presented on the topics of subliminal s...

Kevin A. Domingos, PhD Boston Neuropsychological Services, LLC

Needham, Massachusetts
Neuropsychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Child/Adult/Geriatric TBI, Concussion, Sports Injury, Dementia, Neurological Disorders, Toxic Exposure, IME's, Learning Disabilities, Personal Injury, ADHD, PDD, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Medical Malpractice, Plaintiff and Defense, Federal Cases, Memory Evaluations, Competency, Consultation.
Dr. Kevin A. Domingos is a neuropsychologist and the Clinical Director of Boston Neuropsychological Services (BNS), LLC. He and his forensic neuropsychologists offer expert witness evaluations and consultations in the following areas: ● ADHD ● Arbitration and Mediation ● Autism Spectrum Disorder and neurodevelopmental disorders ● Competency (e.g. to stand trial, make financial decisions, perform essential job functions) ● Strokes, Dementia of the Alzheimer’s Type and Memory Disorders ● Encephalitis/Hydrocephalus ● Executive Dysfunction ● IME (Independent Medical Evaluations) ● Language Disorders ● Learning Disabilities ● Malingering / Validity Testing ● Medical Malpractice ● Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) ● Neurodegenerative Disorders ● Neurodevelopment (e.g. birth-related trauma) ● Neurological Disorders ● Neuropsychological Sequelae of HIV ● Pediatric Neuropsychological Evaluation ● Personal Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) ● Post Concussive Sy...

James F. Zender, PhD James F. Zender, PhD, PC

Mount Clemens, Michigan
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - PTSD, TBI, Auto Accident Trauma, Depression, Anxiety, Psychotherapy, Pain Psychology, Family, Injury, Veterans, Addiction, Autonomous Vehicles
Founding director of the Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Psychological Trauma at Detroit Receiving Hospital and University Health Center, where he also served as Instructor in Psychiatry. Contributing Editor, The Forensic Examiner, Journal of the American College of Forensic Examiners. Named America’s Best Doctors, Who’s Who Top Doctors Honors Edition (2017). Active blogger for Psychology Today. Member, International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, The American Psychological Association, Michigan Psychological Association, Brain Injury Association of Michigan, and the National Safety Council. Featured in The Detroit Free Press, Detroit Metro Times, Boston Globe and Crain’s Detroit Business. Provides forensic psychological services for plaintiff and defense. Administers Independent Psychological Evaluations. Works in the area of accident prevention and promoting transition to autonomous vehicles.

Jane K. McNaught, PhD Jane K. McNaught, PhD, Licensed Psychologist, Fellow American Board of Forensic Examiners

Edina, Minnesota
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, PTSD, Emotional Damages PTSD, Evaluating Credibility:Allegations of Sexual Abuse/Harassment, Personal Injury:Child and Adult, Physical injury PTSD, Medical Malpractice, PTSD Vaccine Injury Compensation PTSD, Criminal Sexual Misconduct,
Dr. McNaught is both a Clinical and Forensic Psychologist and a Board Certified Expert in Forensic Psychology. In practice for over 30 years, Dr. McNaught works with both children and adults and specializes in the evaluation of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder within the context of Civil and Criminal Law. Hired by both the Defense and Plaintiff, she has testified on more than 500 occasions and conducted more than 1700 forensic evaluations. Dr. McNaught has been qualified in a number of states as well as Federal Court.She has also been retained and qualified by the US Army and Navy as an expert in PTSD. Dr. McNaught is particularly skilled in utilizing psychological testing to assess psychological injuries as well as credibility issues involved in Criminal Sexual Misconduct cases. She uses data obtained from psychological tests as demonstrative evidence to substantiate her expert opinions when testifying. The following are examples of cases Dr.McNaught has been invovled in wh...

Jonathan H Mack, Psy.D. Forensic Psychology & Neuropsychology Services, P.C.

Hamilton, New Jersey
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Neuropsychology Expert Witness - Forensic & Clinical Neuropsychological Evaluations, Traumatic Brain Injury, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Pediatric and Adult Neuropsychology

Charles Heller, PhD Heller Consulting Group Inc.

New York, New York
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Trauma, PTSD, injured Child, Sexual Abuse, False Allegations of Sexual Abuse, Battered Woman syndrome Domestic Violence, Foster, Group Homes, Schools, Institutions, Negligence, Staff Assault murder rape
A Licensed Psychologist and Clinical Fellow of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Dr. Heller has more than 35 years experience as a Forensic and Clinical Psychologist. Since 2011, Dr. Heller has served as a staff forensic psychologist for Rutgers Univ Biomedical and Health Services. He is also a consulting forensic psychologist for Rockland County, New York, providing court ordered forensic evaluations for family and Supreme Court judges as well as the Department of Mental Health appointed to child custody and criminal, including murder cases. During his career, Dr. Heller served as the director for a large mental health system for a community of more than 100,000 Native Americans of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, as well as clinical director of the Dutchess County Clinic for the Multi-Disabled in New York that served dual-diagnosed patients with autism spectrum and mental disorders. As adjunct associate professor, he taught courses at Northeastern Okl...

Kenneth J. Manges, Ph.D. Dr. Kenneth Manges & Associates, Inc.

Cincinnati, Ohio
Vocational Rehabilitation Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - Psychology, Criminalist, Dogs, Earning Capacity
Former President of the American Board of Vocational Experts. 30+ years’ experience as a retained expert witness. Testified as an expert witness more than 120 times including Hearings and Depositions in State, Federal and Military Matters. American Board of Vocational Experts/Diplomate 1999. American Board of Professional Disability Consultants/ Diplomate 1995. Ohio Disability Evaluators Panel/ Certification 1990. Licensed Psychologist, Ohio, 1985 to present. Licensed Psychologist, West Virginia, 1978 to present. Experienced Public Speaker Current practice includes: •Vocational-wage loss consultation and psychological testimony for defense and plaintiff as well as testimony in spousal support exams. •Evaluations to determine the vocational and emotional impact of intellectual, academic, cognitive (TBI) and emotional functioning post injury. •Forensic exams to determine the effect of trauma (birth injury, physical trauma as well as cognitive difficulties due to a closed head i...

Jeff Rindsberg, PsyD, ABPP THE FORENSIC GROUP

Beachwood, Ohio
Psychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - IME, Disability, Testing, PTSD, anxiety, depression, criminal, civil,
The Forensic Group was created by Jeff Rindsberg, PsyD, ABPP, a Board-Certified Forensic and Clinical Psychologist in Cleveland, Ohio to provide exceptional, unbiased forensic psychological evaluations and services. ​Dr. Rindsberg obtained his BA degree with dual majors in Psychology and History from Emory University in Atlanta, GA. He earned his Masters and Doctorate (PsyD) degrees from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He then completed a post-doctoral year of training in forensic and neuropsychological assessment in Louisville, Kentucky. After moving to Cleveland in 2003, Dr. Rindsberg trained doctoral-level interns as the Assessment Supervisor at Applewood Centers. He established his private practice in 2003 to focus on psychological and forensic evaluations. Since 2004 Dr. Rindsberg has been the Court Psychologist in Lake County, providing court-ordered criminal psychological evaluations for both adult and juvenile courts. Dr. Rindsberg earned his Bo...

Anna Mazur, PhD, ABN Oklahoma State University Dept. of Psychiatry

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Neuropsychology Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - TBI, brain injury, concussion, stroke, trauma, dementia, capacity, competency, depression, anxiety, malingering, PTSD.
Dr. Mazur is a Board Certified Neuropsychologist, and specializes in Adult and Pediatric Neuropsychological Evaluation. She serves as the Director of Neuropsychology at the OSU Behavioral Medicine Clinic and Clinical Assistant Professor at OSU Center for Health Sciences. Dr. Mazur performs a variety of independent evaluations including evaluations for and related to effects of motor-vehicle accidents, trauma, and concussion. She provides IME, expert witness, and consultation services nationally to plaintiff and defense attorneys. Expert in forensic report writing and testifying at deposition and trial.

Camille B Wortman, Ph.D. Stony Brook University

Providence, Rhode Island
Family Loss Expert Witness, Forensic Psychology Expert Witness - grief, bereavement, trauma, traumatic bereavement, loss of a loved one, death of a spouse, death of a parent, death of a child, wrongful death, grief expert, bereavement expert
Camille B. Wortman, Ph.D., has served as a grief expert in wrongful death cases for the past 30 years. She has testified in cases against American Airlines, Ford Motor Company, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Union Pacific Railroad, Electrolux Home Products, General Motors, and Fox News, among others. Her research focuses on how people are affected by the sudden, traumatic death of a spouse, child, or parent. As an expert witness, Dr. Wortman's role is to help the jury understand the intense and prolonged distress that most people experience following such a loss. Since receiving her Ph.D. from Duke University, Dr. Wortman has held positions at Northwestern University, the University of Michigan, and most recently at Stony Brook University in New York. She has authored four books, including one on Traumatic Bereavement, as well as more than 100 articles and book chapters dealing with grief, loss, and trauma. Dr. Wortman has received awards for her research from many organizations, includi...

John W. McCoy, PhD, PLLC

Memphis, Tennessee
Forensic Psychology Expert Witness, Addiction Medicine Expert Witness - Psychology, Addictions, child custody, criminal cases, Alcohol & Drugs, Drugs of Abuse, Bipolar Disorder, Mood Disorders
I am a forensic psychologist with 30 years of experience. I am a past president of the Tennessee Psychological Association and the Memphis Area Psychological Association. I have testified in all levels of courts, in both civil and criminal cases. I have testified for the defendants and plaintiffs.
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