Specialist Psychological and Expert Witness Assessment:
We provide complex risk and psychological assessments of adults and independent expert witness testimony in the context of Family, Criminal and Civil Court proceedings, Prison Law, Parole Board Hearings and Mental Health Review Tribunals, including the assessment of offenders within prison and secure hospital environments.
We accept referrals on behalf of Courts, solicitors and Local Authorities. Our fees are in accordance with the current rates specified for expert witness work by the Legal Aid Agency, and we aim to provide assessment reports within 3 – 6 weeks of receipt of a letter of instruction (though individual timescales are agreed on a case-by-case basis and will depend upon current availability).
We have extensive experience of using various evidence-based psychometric assessment tools, review of records and clinical interview to assess a wide range of complex psychological issues including:
Specialist and Bespoke Training:
We also offer bespoke training on a range of subjects relevant to our areas of expertise and practice. Our training packages are suitable for all levels of experience, and can be adapted to meet the needs of organisations and staff groups across various legal and health-care settings, and include the following subjects:
Please contact us to discuss enquiries, and for curricula vitae, schedule of fees and availability.