We have experience providing evaluations and testimony in Superior, District, and Juvenile Courts across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire and in Federal Court.
Most of our staff have attained Designated Forensic Professional (DFP) and/or Certified Juvenile Court Clinician (CJCC) certification by the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health.
Examples of evaluations performed include:
Competency to stand trial
Competency to understand Miranda warning
Competency to confess and suggestibility
Criminal responsibility and diminished capacity
Aid to disposition
Risk assessments for adults and juveniles
Need for civil commitment regarding mental illness/substance abuse
Parental capacity/bonding assessments
Termination of parental rights
Expert Licensed Psychologists
Psychological Consulting Services