Psychology Independent Medical Examiner Listings

Welcome to the SEAK National Directory of Independent Medical Examiners. The Psychology Independent Medical Examiners found here provide independent medical exams (IMEs), medical evaluations, impartial examinations, independent medical assessments, vocational assessments, functional capacity evaluations, impairment ratings, second opinions, return to work evaluations, or fitness for duty exams to evaluate the extent of disability, permanent impairment or injuries.

James S Angelos, PhD James S. Angelos, PhD, Clinical Psychologist

Santa Barbara, California
Forensic Psychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams
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Applied Psychology Services / Dan Whitehead, Ph.D.

All Areas of Southern California, California
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Focused, Objective and Timely Psychology and Neuropsychology Evaluation Services. I have served as IME & AME in many complex Neuropsychological and Psychological disability cases. I also served in the California Workers Compensation system as a Qualified Medical Evaluator (QME) in Psychology and Neuropsychology from 1996 to 2018.
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Albert J. Kastl, PhD

Santa Rosa, California
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams
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David P. Pingitore, PhD

Oakland, California
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Cognitive Disorders, Depression, PTSD, Assessment of Symptom Magnification/Malingering, Traumatic Brain Injury, Fitness for Duty. Board Certified in Clinical Psychology with the American Board of Professional Psychology.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Michigan State University Visiting Scholar/NIMH Fellow, University of California, Berkeley
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Bahar Safaei-Far, PsyD

Tarzana, California
Forensic Psychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Services include psychological consultation, psychodiagnostic testing, Fitness-for Duty evaluations (peace officer and civilian), expert reports, independent medical evaluations, expert testimony with specialization in PTSD with civilian, law enforcement , firefighter and veteran populations.
Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) certified Military Veteran Bilingual Dr. Safaei-Far has extensive experience in conducting psychological Fitness for Duty Evaluations (FFDE) with respect to any security or safety-related position, for both public and private entities. In addition to Fitness for Duty Evaluations, Dr. Safaei-Far also performs psychological screenings and risk assessment evaluations for return-to-work clearances in any safety or security-related employment environment. Additionally, Dr. Safaei-Far has extensive knowledge of California's Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) requirements. She is qualified as a POST evaluator, and performs evaluations on a case-by-case basis for law enforcement appeals and other positions governed under POST requirements.
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Aimee V Vickers Sanchez

Fresno, California
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Psychological and neuropsychological assessment encompassing a wide range of disorders across the lifespan, including brain injury, organic brain disorders, dementias, MVC, TBI, mTBI, PTSD, psychiatric conditions, and many others. Well-versed in disability, rehabilitation, and workers compensation. Have been a California QME since 2005, in the specialty areas of Psychology and Neuropsychology.
Dr. Vickers Sanchez is a California School of Professional Psychology (1999) and Fielding Graduate Institute/Fellow (2007) trained Consulting Neuropsychologist who has independently practiced in California since 2005, although she has worked in psychological and neuropsychological assessment since 1997. Her clinical training has been in both the public, inpatient, and forensic arenas, working with, psychiatric, brain injured, disability, pediatric, and with adult forensic populations. Dr. Sanchez has completed specialized training in Neuropsychology and Clinical Psychology at the doctoral, internship and post-doctoral levels, in accordance with guidelines set forth for the practice of Neuropsychology by the Clinical Neuropsychology Division of the American Psychological Association and the National Academy of Neuropsychology. Dr. Sanchez has two physical locations: Fresno and Bakersfield California. She also regularly travels to evaluate complex specialty med-legal cases throug...
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Emily Ziegler Positive Change Counseling Center

La Mesa, California
Forensic Psychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Qualified Medical Examinations, Compensation and Pension Examinations, assessment and diagnosis of mood, thought, and personality disorders, violence risk assessment, disability, malingering, PTSD, and substance abuse.
As a forensic psychologist, I have extensive experience in the diagnosis and assessment of mood, thought, and personality disorders. I began my career assessing and providing treatment to recently paroled high-risk sex offenders and, since then, have become adept at understanding the interplay between the most common forensic issues; namely, substance abuse, personality disorder, malingering, and sequela from physical/sexual trauma. I provide expert testimony regarding violence risk for individuals with severe psychiatric conditions and also participate in depositions. I am a Qualified Medical Examiner for the California Department of Industrial Relations and, in that capacity, provide full-battery assessments in cases of an alleged industrially-related psychiatric injury. I also have experience assessing veterans where service-connection is disputed. I aim to provide thorough, accurate, and transparent reader-friendly reports and am able to so on a tight deadline. While profe...
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Joseph L Schwartz

Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Forensic Psychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - No Fault Insurance, Second Opinion on Diagnosis, Ethical Considerations, Malpractice, Review of Psychological Testing, Mental Status Exams/Clinical Interview, Short and Long Term Disability Assessment, Expert Witnessing, Post Traumatic Stress/Trauma, Traumatic Brain Injury, Harassment, Many hours per week in patient contact. Have performed over 500 forensic and mental status interviews for children, adolescents and adults.
Dr. Joseph Schwartz has specialized in Clinical, School and Forensic Psychology for over 30 years. This includes parenting, psychological issues, risk assessment, developmental disorders, head injury, cognitive ability,and disability determination. He has given his expertise for co-parenting difficulties, Marital and Family Law, Criminal and Civil Court . He has provided Psychological Testing, Parenting Plans and Expert Witness testimony. Dr Schwartz began providing IMEs to Insurance Companies in New York where he practiced for 14 years. He is a graduate of Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology and received a Post Doctoral Fellowship to the Regent Hospital NYC. He is a member of the American Psychological association and Delaware Psychological association.
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Alan J Harris

Jacksonville, Florida
Forensic Psychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - 30 years experience performing IME's for: MEDICAL/PSYCHOLOGICAL CIVIL/FORENSIC Workers Compensation Psychological Autopsy Personal Injury Violence Risk Disability Determination Employee Threat Assessment Vocational Capability Employee Fitness for Duty Pain and Suffering Malingering Malingering & Deception Alcohol and Drug Abuse
I am happy to discuss a case with the referring source prior to the actual referral to determine if your needs and my expertise are a good fit. I administer a battery of sophisticated psychological tests to substantiate the findings and to rule out manufactured or malingered allegations.
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Ray S. Kim, Ph.D. Patrick J. Kennelly, Ph.D. and Associates

Schaumburg, Illinois
Forensic Psychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Disability Determination, Fitness for Duty, Malpractice, Malingering, Mood Disorders, Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, Substance Abuse.
Dr. Kim has the education, experience, knowledge, and skill to meet your forensic psychological needs. He is an experienced Clinical and Forensic Psychologist who has conducted numerous psychological evaluations for both criminal and civil court proceedings. Dr. Kim is sensitive to the nature of legal matters, and provides comprehensive, timely, and professional services. He has expertise in the areas of personal injury, worker’s compensation, disability determination, malpractice, malingering, and PTSD. His credentials include: Co-Occurring Substance Use and Mental Health Disorder Professional, Diplomate of the American Psychotherapy Association, Diplomate of the American Board of Psychological Specialties, Fellow of the American College of Forensic Examiners Institute, and Fellow of the American College of Advanced Practice Psychologists.
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Timothy D. McManus Ingalls Hospital

Palos Heights, Illinois
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Practice focused upon Neuropsychological services for adults, geriatrics and children as well as Rehabilitation Psychology Services for chronic pain patients and patients with PTSD. Neuropsychological Evaluations, Psychological Pain Assessments, IME's, and Consultations. Medical Records Review. Mild Head Injury, Workman's Compensation, and Personal Injury cases assessed.
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David D Nowell, Ph.D. Nowell Neuropsychological Services, Inc.

Worcester, Massachusetts
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Assessment of emotional and cognitive functioning and of cooperation and motivation.
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James F. Zender, PhD James F. Zender, PhD, PC

Mount Clemens, Michigan
Psychology Independent Medical Exams - I specialize in the evaluation and treatment of auto accident trauma. PTSD, TBI, Auto Accident Trauma, Depression, Anxiety, Psychotherapy, Pain Psychology, Family, Injury, Veterans, Addiction, Autonomous Vehicles
Founding director of the Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Psychological Trauma at Detroit Receiving Hospital and University Health Center, where he also served as Instructor in Psychiatry. Contributing Editor, The Forensic Examiner, Journal of the American College of Forensic Examiners. Named America’s Best Doctors, Who’s Who Top Doctors Honors Edition (2017). Active blogger for Psychology Today. Member, International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, The American Psychological Association, Michigan Psychological Association, Brain Injury Association of Michigan, and the National Safety Council. Featured in The Detroit Free Press, Detroit Metro Times, Boston Globe and Crain’s Detroit Business. Provides forensic psychological services for plaintiff and defense. Administers Independent Psychological Evaluations. Works in the area of accident prevention and promoting transition to autonomous vehicles.
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Joseph Tracy

Lawrenceville, New Jersey
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Dr. Tracy carries out comprehensive neuropsychological and psychological evaluations for a wide range of neurologic disorders, aimed at objective determination of the presence of bona fide versus malingered neurologic or psychiatric disorders. He has over 20 years of experience in the field. Assessments include but are not limited to the testing of intelligence (IQ), memory, attention, executive function, learning, motor, visual-spatial, language skills, behavioral/emotional/psychiatric status,
Professor Director, Neuropsychology Division Director, Cognitive Neuroscience and Brain Imaging Laboratory
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Robert E. Daley, PhD

New Hyde Park, New York
Forensic Psychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Disability Determination, Fitness for Duty Evaluation, Post-traumatic Stress, Law Enforcement Issues
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Khaya Eisenberg, PsyD

Brooklyn, New York
Psychology Independent Medical Exams
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Thomas E Myers, Ph.D., ABPP-CN TMyers Neuropsychology

Melville, New York
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - I am have extensive training in the neuropsychological evaluation of children and adults of all ages. I completed an internship in Neurorehabilitation at Rusk Rehabilitation, New York University Langone Medical Center and a postdoctoral fellowship in Clinical Neuropsychology at Stony Brook University Hospital. I currently work as a pediatric neuropsychologist at a Hospital and have an independent practice primarily conducting clinical and independent neuropsychological/psychological evaluation
I am board certified in Clinical Neuropsychology through the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP)
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Shawn K Acheson, PhD Clinical Neuroscience Services of WNC

Sylva, North Carolina
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Clinical Neuropsychologist serving the piedmont and western North Carolina. Expertise in neuropsychological assessment, traumatic brain injury, stroke, dementia, PTSD, malingering, fitness for duty, return to work, return to play, competency, substance abuse, somatoform disorder, conversion disorder, pseudo-seizures, and psychogenic movement disorders.
Dr. Acheson is a clinical and forensic neuropsychologist in private practice in Asheville, NC. He also holds faculty appointments in the Department of Psychiatry at UNC School of Medicine and in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University Medical Center where he completed his neuropsychology residency and post-doctoral fellowship training. He remains available throughout central and western NC for consultation. Dr. Acheson has over 10 years of experience providing forensic evaluations in criminal and civil cases, independent medical evaluations, as well as disability evaluations for the Veteran’s Administration. He has also performed fitness for duty; workers comp; and issues surrounding civil capacity (e.g., medical decision making / financial decision making / independent living). Dr. Acheson also provides expert testimony concerning the behavioral and cognitive effects of drugs of abuse; traumatic brain injury; somatoform and conversion disorders; and ...
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Chad Ritterspach

Waxhaw, North Carolina
Disability Evaluations Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - I focus on disability claims. I have worked for thirteen years completing disability evaluations for the states of NC and SC.
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William J Holden, PhD Professional Evaluation & Therapy Services

Austin, Texas
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Neuropsychological and Psychological evaluations of children, adults and geriatrics for brain related disorders including stroke, head injury, dementia, developmental delays ADHD/LD, anoxic/hypoxic events and neuropsychiatric conditions including post-traumatic stress and personal injury sequela. Records review and assessment of symptom validity and malingering. Over 20 years of experience conducting neuropsychological evaluations, psychological evaluations and IMEs.
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Sharna L Wood, Ph.D. Assess Texas

Cleburne, Texas
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Psychological and neuropsychological assessment encompassing a wide range of disorders, including brain injury, organic brain disorders, dementias, MVC, TBI, mTBI, PTSD, and many others. Well-versed in disability, rehabilitation, and ERISA. Testified over 15 times in deposition, bench, and jury trials since June 2014.
Dr. Sharna Wood is a SEAK-trained consulting neuropsychologist who has independently practiced in Texas since 2009, although she has worked in psychological and neuropsychological assessment since 2001. Her clinical training was primarily in the public hospital system in Fort Worth, but she experienced a wide variety of training settings, including neurocognitive rehabilitation and rural outreach. Her professional career includes several faculty and director positions in the areas of psychology and neuropsychology. Dr. Wood’s professional affiliations include the National Alliance of Professional Providers of Psychology, where she serves on the administrative board and as associate editor of The Clinical Practitioner. She is also a member of Aerospace Medical Association, and the National Academy of Neuropsychology. Dr. Wood is currently training for boarding in medical psychology through the American Board of Medical Psychology. Dr. Wood has two physical locations: Cleburne (nea...
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Vivian L Begali, PsyD, LCP, FACPN-ABN, ABPP Independent Practice

North Chesterfield, Virginia
Neuropsychology Independent Medical Exams, Psychology Independent Medical Exams - Dr. Begali is a licensed clinical psychologist and double board certified. She has over 25 years of clinical experience in the treatment and neuropsychological assessment of neurological and psychiatric conditions (dementia, concussion/TBI, stroke, MS, PTSD, toxic exposure, work injury). Neuropsychological IMEs are used to qualify and quantify dysfunction for disability determination, workers compensation, fitness for duty, security clearance, and in disability and medico-legal cases.
Dr. Vivian Begali is board certified in Clinical Psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP) and in Clinical Neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Neuropsychology (ABPN). She provides clinical care and neuropsychological assessments, IMEs, peer reviews, forensic neuropsychological evaluations for diagnostic and disability determination, cognitive capacity related to competency, fitness for duty and security clearance, readiness to return to work, and neuropsychological consultation. IMEs include case review; record review; consultation; and measurement of neurocognitive and psychological/psychiatric status, mood, personality, attention/concentration, mental status, and validity/effort/response bias and credibility. Opinions are provided regarding differential diagnosis, neurocognitive status and prognosis, etiology, functionality, and treatment planning. Evaluations are conducted in a private practice office in Midlothian or Richmond, VA.
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