Find a PTSD - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Expert
Expert Psychiatrists/Psychologists who can help determine behavioral aspects and manifestations of trauma and PTSD. PTSD - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder experts serve as expert witnesses and forensic consultants in California legal matters, and provide expert reports and testimony for judges, attorneys, lawyers, law firms, insurance companies and government agencies in Federal and state court trials and arbitrations in California.
The listings below are of PTSD - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder experts serving California.
Featured ListingsRoger K. Pitman, MD
Dr. Pitman is Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and an internationally recognized academic researcher, teacher, and clinician with 150 publications on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), including 8 on its forensic aspects. He is board-certified in psychiatry and forensic psychiatry. He has 26 years' experience as a forensic psychiatric consultant and expert witness.
Jane K. McNaught, Ph.D. L.P
Clinical and Forensic Psychology; Over 35 years experience; Retained by Defense and Plaintiff. Testified on over 700 occasions. Qualified as a PTSD expert for the US Army/Navy.Presented at National and International Conferences Regarding the Diagnosis/Treatment of Sexual Abuse, Children and Adults. Experienced in: PTSD related to Sexual Abuse in Institutional Settings;Harassment & Discrimination;Medical Malpractice/Wrongful Death Scarring, Dismemberment, Dog Bite, Amputation, Electrocution, Burns.
Gloria M. Kardong, MD, DFAPA
Medical Expert Witness, Psychiatry
Palo Alto, CA
Dr. Kardong is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. She is an Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Stanford University Medical Center. PTSD is one specialty area, including the adult consequences of childhood abuse and neglect; being the subject of or witness to a serious crime or accident, natural or manmade disasters and life-threatening diagnoses.
Expert ListingsSouthern California Neurodiagnostic Center
Long Beach, CA
Board Certified in Brain Injury Medicine (American Board of Medical Specialties/American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology), Dr. Nair brings his extensive training, clinical experience and eight formal board certifications to provide you an in-depth and nuanced medico-legal analysis of cases for both adults and children involving brain injury, frequently and tragically combined with chronic pain and severe psychological trauma (PTSD).
Stephen M. Raffle. M.D. & Associates
Stephen M. Raffle, M.D. has conducted over 5,000 psychiatric evaluations and testified in over 150 civil and criminal trials as an expert witness, Board-Certified in Forensic Psychiatry and (general) Psychiatry. He has conducted thousands of Fitness for Duty and Threat Assessments for employers.
Matthew Steiner, MD
Psychiatry, Medical Expert Witness
West Hollywood, CA
As a board certified psychiatrist and Diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine Dr. Steiner brings a broad range of experience and interests through his 11 years' experience providing mental health services including treatment of adolescents transitional age youth and adults exhibiting moderate to severe psychiatric diagnoses.
Jeff Sugar, MD
El Segundo, CA
A practicing psychiatrist 30 years, Dr. Sugar is board certified both in child and general psychiatry. He is Past President of the Southern California Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at USC, and has been an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at UCLA.
Forensic Psychiatric Associates Medical Corp.
Mark I. Levy, MD, DFAPA
Mill Valley, CA
Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, with subspecialty in Forensic Psychiatry. Columbia Univ. College of Physicians and Surgeons; Asst. Clinical Prof. of Psychiatry, UCSF; Founding Chairman, SF Foundation for Psychoanalysis.Has testified at trials, State and Federal, on 26 occasions and been retained as a medical legal consultant in more than 250 cases.
John D. Foubert, Ph.D., LLC
Dr. Foubert expertise: Child Pornography, Colleges & Universities, Crime Foreseeability, Crime Prevention, False Allegations, Internet Addiction in Marriage & Divorce, Internet Pornography, Pornography Addiction, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Rape, Sex Abuse, Sex Crime, Sex Offenses, Sexual Assault, College Student Housing, Title IX.
General and Forensic Psychiatry
Pogos H. Voskanian, MD
Board-certified in Psychiatry and Forensic Psychiatry. Forensic Psychiatric Evaluations, Consultations, and Expert Testimony. Civil and Criminal. Plaintiff or Defense.
Sanjay Adhia, M.D. Forensic Psychiatrist
Dr. Adhia is triple Board-Certified in Forensic Psychiatry, Brain Injury Medicine and Psychiatry consulting in civil, criminal and probate cases and testifying as needed. Recent cases include date rape (DFSA), matricide, and medical malpractice between treater and patient, toxicity in transplant patient and evaluating PTSD in victims of human trafficking. Dr. Adhia is skilled in diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment plans for anxiety and depression disorders, PTSD, medication, drug, and alcohol addiction. Dr. Adhia is Medical Director of PACE Mental Health Clinic, one of two in the Houston area providing patient care. Prior to private practice, Dr. Adhia conducted evaluations and treatment in a maximum security correctional facility requiring his skill in diagnosing and treating severe psychotic disorders and Impulse disorders; he treated psychosis with hallucination and delusional disorders, and schizophrenia. Psychiatric conditions among offenders were often combined with drug and/or alcohol addiction. Dr. Adhia conducts forensic evaluations with Physicians for Human Rights Asylum Network assessing victims of human trafficking, kidnapping, false imprisonment and undue influence. His skill in diagnosing PTSD is an asset in this setting. Dr. Adhia is experienced in institutional standards of care and medical malpractice in hospital and institutional settings with application to private treatment, rehab or senior care.