FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Mental healthcare facility fails to warn staff about violent resident FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY Expert Case

This case takes place in Rhode Island and involves a plaintiff who was a residential counselor at a private level 14 facility operated by a high profile children’s mental health care concern. The facility serviced residents who were placed by county offi …

Forensic Expert Witness Immune From Negligence Charge in Child Custody Case FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY Expert Case

…  forensic neuropsychology case involves a child custody dispute over the visitation rights …  of sexually abusing their daughter. The court appointed a forensic psychologist to perform psychological examinations on the mother and …

Pediatric Psychiatrist Discharges Child; Results in Suicide FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a fifteen-year-old male patient who presented to the emergency room after being arrested by the police for displaying strange behavior in public. The patient was admitted to the inpatient psychiatric ward for observation and was started  …

Unrestrained Schizophrenic Patient Sustains Fall and Broken Hip FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a patient who has a past medical history of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. She was involuntarily committed to the psychiatric ward of her local hospital due to increasing agitation and aggressive behavior. Upon her transfer to the p …