I am a police psychologist of 30 years experience, including 27 as a reserve deputy sheriff. I have expertise in the areas of psychological evauation of public sfaety personnel, hostage negotiations, teaching and psychotherapy. I have beeen involved in over 400 hostage/barricade incidents and was the first mental health professional to attend the Hostage Negotiations Course of the London Metropolitan Police. I am available as an expert witness in this area.
I conduct evaluations of police fire and corrections personnel, both pre-hire and fitness for duty. I conduct psychotherapy with public safety personnel, as well as teach in the in-service and pre-service academies of several agencies.
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