SUICIDE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-044877
This expert’s areas of interest and specialization include anxiety, depression, suicide, and the personality disorders. He has published empirical studies, theoretical papers, and treatment guidelines for these problems. His approach to treatment primarily relies on cognitive-behavioral strategies with a special emphasis on the Socratic method. He is actively involved in research on risk factors for and treatment of depression and suicide. His research tries to ...
Expert Witness: E-169695
This highly qualified expert received her BA in Psychology and her MS in Clinical Social Work from the University of Texas-Pan American. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and she is a certified Family Trauma Professional, Suicide Prevention Counselor and Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA). This expert previously worked as Supervisor II for the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services. Here, she led and supervised a unit of caseworkers responsible ...
Expert Witness: E-076808
This expert is a psychologist who has specialized in the study of suicide since 1971. This expert has 40 years of clinical experience working with at-risk for suicide patients and has published 8 books and more than 125 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters in Suicidology regarding clinical care (assessment and treatment) of the suicidal patient, standard of care issues, etc.. This expert has been providing consultation and testimony in suicide-related cases since 1981.
Expert Witness: E-044965
This expert received his bachelor's degree from Princeton, and received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Texas at Austin. He is currently a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Psychology at a large university in Florida. His work is on the psychology, neurobiology, and treatment of suicidal behavior and related conditions. He has authored over 575 peer-reviewed publications, and was awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship and the Rockefeller ...
Expert Witness: E-005337
This expert has over 25 years of experience as a grief counselor, specializing in parental grief, child and adolescent grief, suicide bereavement and other complicated grief issues. He is author of a book covering grief and loss and numerous professional and popular publications. He is currently an international keynote speaker, consults to law firms, human service professionals, schools, businesses, hospitals and hospices, and maintains a private grief counseling practice.
Expert Witness: E-183510
This expert is currently a Clinical and Forensic Psychologist at a Private Psychology Practice. This expert specializes in all aspects of child custody, including child custody evaluations, parenting plans, parental alienation, mediation, reunification therapy, and domestic violence. She has extensive experience in diagnosing and treating Post Traumatic Stress Disorders, as well as working with the recovery community on addiction and substance abuse.
Expert Witness: E-045138
This highly qualified expert earned his BA from University of California, Irvine and his PhD in Clinical Psychology from Fuller Theological Seminary. He has been a practicing psychologist for over 5 years and has gained a vast range of experience in various settings across California. He is active in his field as an author, presenter, and member of local psychological associations. Formerly, he was Clinic Manager of Aegis Treatment Centers- an opioid addiction treatment ...

SUICIDE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

College Fails To Intervene On Behalf Of Suicidal Student SUICIDE Expert Case

College Fails To Intervene On Behalf Of Suicidal Student

…  a 19-year-old female college student who committed suicide in her dorm room in November of her sophomore year. The student had no …  On the night of her death, the student called the suicide hotline at the college and spoke with the psychologist on call. The …

Suicide Risk Patient Is Prematurely Discharged From Psychiatric Hospital SUICIDE Expert Case

…  trafficking with a history of psychosis and multiple suicide attempts. He presented to the emergency room late one evening after …  psychiatry as a consulting service and was deemed a high suicide risk patient. After he was stabilized, the patient was transferred to a …

School Safety Experts Opine on Student Suicide Prevention Protocols SUICIDE Expert Case

…  affairs case involves a male student who committed suicide at a private boarding school. The student had a long history of …  the school at the time of the incident. On the day of his suicide, the student had been informed that he was to be expelled from the …

Clinical Psychology Expert Discusses Prisoner Suicide SUICIDE Expert Case

Clinical Psychology Expert Discusses Prisoner Suicide

…  involves a male inmate who committed suicide while incarcerated at the defendant correctional facility in Colorado. …  seeing a correctional psychologist who cleared him from suicide watch after the decedent said that he would not harm himself. Just days …  acted carelessly in taking the plaintiff off of suicide …

Psychiatry Expert Witness Opines on Suicide Prevention Protocol SUICIDE Expert Case

This case involves a male veteran who was undergoing extensive psychological treatment at an in-patient mental hospital. During the course of his treatment, the man revealed to his doctors that he was struggling with suicidal thoughts, as well as symptoms  …