PSYCHOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

PSYCHOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Forensic Psychologist Evaluates Potentially Dangerous Patient PSYCHOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a woman who fatally stabbed her husband while having a schizophrenic episode. The woman had been diagnosed with schizophrenia the year prior to the incident and prescribed antipsychotic medication. The woman had developed insomnia fr …

Psychiatrist Evaluates Murder Witness For Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder PSYCHOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a young man who witnessed the murder of his best friend in a drive-by shooting. The young man was unable to return to work from the emotional distressed suffered as a result of the incident. It was alleged that he had developed post- …

Experts in College Counseling Discuss Suicide Prevention PSYCHOLOGY Expert Case

Experts in College Counseling Discuss Suicide Prevention

The suicide of a Sophmore undergraduate student prompted a legal investigation into her medical history and whether the school psychologist had followed proper suicide prevention procedure. Though she had no past mental illnesses and was physically healthy …

Mental Hospital Accused of Improper Institutionalization Procedures PSYCHOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle aged man with a history of mental illness who has been hospitalized at an inpatient psychiatric facility for several years. He had originally been convicted of assault during an altercation with a motel clerk, after which he was …

Clinical Psychology Expert Discusses Prisoner Suicide PSYCHOLOGY Expert Case

Clinical Psychology Expert Discusses Prisoner Suicide

This psychopharmacology case involves a male inmate who committed suicide while incarcerated at the defendant correctional facility in Colorado. At the time of the incident in question, he was receiving psychological care for suicidal tendencies, includin …