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Psychology and Law
Joe Wheeler Dixon PhD JD HSP-P
Clinical and Forensic Psychologist
Forensic Services provided only to Judges and Attorneys at Law
Civil and criminal topics and issues where services can be provided include:
Competency Examinations - to stand trial, to be executed, to waive Miranda rights, to manage property, etc.
Insanity Evaluations - which mental illnesses met the legal threshold? Can the mentally ill be held culpable?
False Confessions Evaluations- basic legal requirements and those clinical conditions that can bar admissibility
Battered Woman Syndrome Evaluations - is it real? See my law review article Gender Defenses under the FRE
Children and Adolescents - youth that break the law
Standard of Care for psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, nurses, and other professions
Child Custody Evaluation - conducted within the guidelines of the American Psychological Association