CORRECTIONAL MENTAL HEALTH EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-086971
This mental health expert is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and the Associate Director of a forensic psychiatry fellowship program for a large public university in Colorado. Much of his work has focused on the mental health of prison inmates, with a particular emphasis on the effects of solitary confinement. The expert earned his M.D. from the University of Maryland Medical School and completed his psychiatric internship/residency at the University of Colorado Health ...
Expert Witness: E-027588
This highly qualified Correctional Healthcare expert received an associates and two bachelors degrees in Psychology and Health Human Services. She received her Masters degree in Clinical Social Work and is currently enrolled in the Doctorate program at Capella University, class 2017. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a member of the National Association of Social Workers, National Association of Judiciary Interpreters, and The Institute of Coaching which is ...
Expert Witness: E-079038
This expert has extensive experience in residential operations for correctional and treatment settings. He entered the field in the late 1970s, serving as the Director of Juvenile Services for Massachusetts Halfway Houses. More recently, the expert was the Director of Quality Assurance for the Department of Juvenile Services in Baltimore and the Quality Assurance Manager with Spectrum Health Systems Inc. He has dealt with operations in prison, substance abuse treatment, ...
Expert Witness: E-009435
This expert began his professional career within the field of behavioral health in 1989 while working towards the obtainment of his undergraduate degree in Psychology. Since his graduation in 1991 he has worked in progressively responsible positions within mental/behavioral health, criminogenic, and substance abuse treatment modalities. This expert has served as the Program Director and Primary Therapist for a Long Term Trauma Recovery Program, as the Program ...

CORRECTIONAL MENTAL HEALTH EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Prison Violates Civil Rights Of Disabled Inmate CORRECTIONAL MENTAL HEALTH Expert Case

Prison Violates Civil Rights Of Disabled Inmate

…  Civil Rights action against a jail that subjected a mentally ill inmate to habitual abuse. The inmate was put in isolation would …

Suicide Risk Patient Is Prematurely Discharged From Psychiatric Hospital CORRECTIONAL MENTAL HEALTH Expert Case

This case involves a 23-year old male victim of human trafficking with a history of psychosis and multiple suicide attempts. He presented to the emergency room late one evening after overdosing on antidepressants. The patient was admitted to an interna …

Correctional Officer Allegedly Uses Excessive Force On Mentally Ill Patient CORRECTIONAL MENTAL HEALTH Expert Case

…  female schizophrenic inmate who died at a state mental hospital after being tackled by an orderly. Prior to her …  2 years. Although it was acknowledged that the inmate was mentally ill, this medication was not administered to her during her …  patient had 5 broken ribs and a punctured lung. An expert correctional psychiatrist was sought to determine if the use of force, in this …

Unmonitored Inmate Commits Suicide in Solitary Confinement CORRECTIONAL MENTAL HEALTH Expert Case

Unmonitored Inmate Commits Suicide in Solitary Confinement

This case involves the death of an inmate at a federal prison in Missouri. At the time of the incident in question, the man had been placed in restrictive housing under suicide watch after he had participated in a violent confrontation with other inmates.  …

Clinical Psychology Expert Discusses Prisoner Suicide CORRECTIONAL MENTAL HEALTH Expert Case

Clinical Psychology Expert Discusses Prisoner Suicide

…  who committed suicide while incarcerated at the defendant correctional facility in Colorado. At the time of the incident in question, he …  to hurt himself on multiple occasions. He was seeing a correctional psychologist who cleared him from suicide watch after the …

Psychiatric Patient Commits Crime After Being Discharged from Hospital CORRECTIONAL MENTAL HEALTH Expert Case

This case involves a patient who was admitted to hospital after displaying erratic and violent behavior at his parent’s home. Upon admission, it was observed that the patient was suffering from critical physical and psychological conditions and required pr …