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CLI ENTSDONOTKNOW WHATI SPOSSI BLE Thei nt ensel ooki ngf el l ow ont hecoveri sDr .Kennet hMangesPhD. Hei saFor ensi cPsychol ogi st ;meani ngt hathehasal ongcar eerasa speci al i st ,i npsychol ogi cali ssuesandcases,ast heyappl yt oacour tof l aw.Thi si ncl udesget t i ngi nsi det hemi ndsofmassmur der s! NEEDFORABETTERWEBSI TE: Dr .Mangescamet omewi t haneedf oramuchmor eext ensi veandpr of essi onalwebsi t e.Heneededsomet hi ngt hatwoul dshow hi mi nvol ved, andhel pexpl ai n,t hevar i ousact i vi t i esandpl acesofhi sunusualpr of essi on.Henat ur al l yassumedt hi swoul dr equi r eext ensi vel ocat i onshoot i ng wi t h al loft he accompanyi ng l ogi st i csand per mi ssi ons.I n ot her wor ds;l ot soft i meandmoney! CONTEMPTOFCOURT For t unat el yf orDr .Mangessomeofmyl eastf avor i t epl acesar ecour t r ooms,muni ci pal l awbui l di ngsandj ai l s.Mycont emptofcour t ,t oget her wi t hmyear l ybackgr oundi nphot oj our nal i sm andt hewi zar dr yofcomput erassembl edi mageswoul dpr ovi deauni quesol ut i ont ohi sneeds. LOCATI ONI NTHESTUDI O: I pr opos edt odoal l of t hes hoot i ngi nmys t udi o. I woul dc ombi net heac t i on phot osanddr oppedi nbackgr oundst opr oduceanover al l ,f i l mnoi r , phot ost or yf eel . Amoodr emi ni scentofal at e1950’ sbl ackandwhi t et el evi si oncour t r oom dr ama.Af t eral l ;t hi swast hecor eoft hepubl i c’ scol l ect i vei magi nat i onont hesubj ect . I nt heendwepr oducedexact l ywhatDr .Mangesneededandwant ed;f or af r act i onoft het i meandcosthehador i gi nal l yexpect ed. Youcanf i ndt her esul t soft hi swebsi t epr oj ectont hef ol l owi ngpages.

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I N THECOURT Dr .Ke nne t hJ .Mange s ,PhD,i sar e nowne df or e ns i cps yc hol ogi s ta ndna t i ona l l yr e c ogni z e de xpe r twi t ne s spr ovi di ngc ons ul t a t i on,e va l ua t i ona nd t e s t i monyi nt hea r e a sofvoc a t i ona lwa gel os s , ps yc hol ogi c a lt r a umada ma ge s , a nde a r ni ngsc a pa c i t ye xpe c t a t i onsf orpl a i nt i f fa ndde f e ns el i t i ga nt s . Heof f e r sc l i e nt smor et ha n40ye a r sofc l i ni c a la nde va l ua t i one xpe r i e nc e . Dr .Ma nge sa s s i s t spl a i nt i f fa ndde f e ns ec ouns e li nma t t e r sc onc e r ni ng:

-Wagel os sc omput at i on,whi c hc anr e s ul tf r om i nj ur y ,wr ongf ul t e r mi nat i on,orot he rc aus e s . - Di agnos t i ce v al uat i onc onc e r ni ngwhe t he rat r aumat i cbr ai n i nj ur y( TBI )hasoc c ur r e d,andi fs o,t hede gr e eofi mpai r me ntand l os te ar ni ngsc apac i t yt hathav er e s ul t e d. -Theps y c hol ogi c ali mpac toft r aumaandi nj ur yons e l f wor t h, r e l at i ons hi p,andl i f e s t y l emat t e r s ,andt heongoi ngt r e at me ntt hat maybene c e s s ar y . -Wage ,une mpl oy me nt ,unde r e mpl oy me nt ,andas s oc i at e dmat t e r s ar i s i ngi nt hec ont e x tofdi v or c eands pous als uppor t .

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AUTHORI TY We bs t e rde f i ne s“ f or e ns i c ”a s“ be l ongi ngt o,us e di n,ors ui t a bl et oc our t s ofl a w. ”Be c a us et het e r m“ f or e ns i c ”i sof t e nus e dt oda yi nTVc r i mes how i nve s t i ga t i onsa nddr a ma s ,t he r es ome t i me si sc onf us i oni nt hege ne r a l popul a t i ont ha t“ f or e ns i c ”i sat e r mt ha tr e l a t e ss pe c i f i c a l l yt oc r i me s , whi c hi snott hec a s e .I ns t e a d, “ f or e ns i c ”s houl dbeunde r s t oodt ome a n “ he l pf uli nc our tc a s e s , ”r a t he rt ha npe r t a i ni ngt oc r i me . Ba s e dont hi sde f i ni t i on, t he r ea r ema nyt ype sofpr of e s s i ona l swhoma ybe c ons i de r e d“ f or e ns i cpr of e s s i ona l s , ”s uc ha sps yc hol ogi s t s ,e c onomi s t s , a ndpa t hol ogi s t s .For e ns i cpr of e s s i ona l swi t hdi f f e r e nts pe c i a l t i e sc a nbe he l pf ult ol e ga lc ouns e lwhe nt he i ra r e aofe xpe r t i s ei sr e qui r e d. Al t houghnote ve r ypr of e s s i onha sas pe c i a l t yi nf or e ns i c s ,t he r ea r ema ny e xpe r twi t ne s s e si ndi f f e r e ntpr of e s s i onswhoha vebe e nqua l i f i e dt ot e s t i f y be f or eaj ur y ,t he r e byma ki ngt he m def a c t of or e ns i cs pe c i a l i s t s . Theps yc hol ogypr of e s s i on,howe ve r ,ha sr e c ogni z e df or e ns i c sa sas ubs pe c i a l t y .Asac ons e que nc e , s t a nda r dsofc a r ea nde t hi c a lgui de l i ne sha ve be e na dopt e dgove r ni ngf or e ns i cps yc hol ogy .Fore xa mpl e ,t heFor e ns i c Ps yc hol ogi s tc a n be c a l l e d upon t o opi ne a boute t i ol ogy ( di s e a s e c a us a t i on) , c a s ua l t y , a ndort e mpor a lr e l a t i ons hi psbe t we e napl a i nt i f f ’ sa s s e r t i onsa ndt heobj e c t i vef i ndi ngs .Some t i me s ,a syoumi ghts us pe c t ,t he For e ns i cPs yc hol ogi s t ’ sopi ni onma ynots uppor tt hepl a i nt i f f ’ sa s s e r t i ons .

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EXPERTWI TNESS

Dr .Ke nne t hJ .Mange s ,PhD,f or e ns i cps yc hol ogi s tpos s e s s e se xt e ns i vee xpe r i e nc es pa nni ng30+ye a r sa sa ne xpe r t wi t ne s si nc our t t r i a l s ,onbe ha l fofbot hpl a i nt i f f sa ndde f e nda nt s . Hei st hepas tPr e s i de ntofTheAme r i c a nBoa r dofVoc a t i ona lExpe r t s , whi c ha c c r e di t se xpe r t wi t ne s s e si nt hef i e l doff or e ns i c s , a nd s e r ve sont heEdi t or i a lBoa r df ort hepe e rr e vi e wj our na l , TheJ our na lofFor e ns i cVoc a t i ona l Ana l ys i s .Hei sa bl et opr ovi det e s t i monyonbot hvoc a t i ona la ndps yc hol ogi c a lpe r s pe c t i ve s ,a ndc a na ddr e s sbot ht heps yc hol ogi c a lpe r s pe c t i ve sr e l a t i ngt ot hema t t e ra t ha nd, a ndi t si mpa c t ona bi l i t yt owor k.Asar e s ul t ofhi sva s t e xpe r i e nc e , hei sac ompl e t ec hoi c e( of f e r i ngc l i ni c a l s e r vi c e st opa t i e nt s a swe l la ss e r vi nga sa ne xpe r tf or e ns i cwi t ne s sf orpa i nma na ge me nt ,di s a bi l i t y ,t r a umaa nd voc a t i ona ll os s ) ,f orc a t a s t r ophi c i nj ur yc a s e sduet ohi sdi s t i nc t i ve : -Br e adt hofk nowl e dgeonwagel os sandps y c hol ogi c ali s s ue s . -De pt hofk nowl e dgec ov e r i ngt r auma,di s abi l i t yandf or e ns i c s . -Cour t r oomt e s t i monyi nc as e swhi c hs panov e r30y e ar s .

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PSYCHOLOGI CALEXPERT I nc as e swhe r et hei s s uei sofac r i mi na lna t ur et hef oc usma yr a ngef r om c ompe t e nc yoft hede f e nda ntt os t a ndt r i a l ,i nf l ue nc eofmi t i ga t i ngf a c t or s f ort heof f e ns edur i ngt hes e nt e nc i ngpha s e , notgui l t ybyr e a s onofi ns a ni t y , pe r s ona l i t ya s s e s s me ntoft hede f e nda nt , a ndpr e di c t i onofvi ol e nc ea nd a s s e s s me ntoff ut ur er i s kt ona meaf e wa r e a s . Ps y c hol ogi c ale x pe r t smus tbel i c e ns e dt opr a c t i c e .I nmos tve nue st he y a r ee xpe c t e da ndde ma nde dt oha veac l i ni c a lpr a c t i c eort obea na c a de mi c i a nt e a c hi ngi nt hea r e at he ya r et e s t i f yi nga bouta ndnotha vea nyt he r a pe ut i cr e l a t i ons hi pwi t ht hepe r s ont he ya r ee va l ua t i ng.Theps yc hol ogi s t wi l lc ons i de rt hepe r s on’ spr e s e ntc ondi t i ona ndpa s tc ondi t i ons/ l e a r ni ng/ t r a umat ha tma yha vei nf l ue nc e dt he i rc ondi t i on. I fyoune e daps yc hol ogi c a le xpe r ti nor de rt opr e va i li nyourc a s e ,pl e a s e c ont a c tourof f i c ef ora na ppoi nt me nt .

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TESTI MONY Wi t hi nt hel i t i gat i onar e nat he r ea r emul t i pl ee xpe r t st ha ta r ec a l l e d upont oa s s i s t t het r i e roff a c t ( t hej ur or )ort hej udge . Typi c a l l yaps yc hol ogi c a le xpe r ti sc a l l e dba s e dont he i ra r e aoff oc usf ort hec a s e be i ngl i t i ga t e d.I nc i vi lc a s e ss omeoft hea r e a soff oc usa r e :e mot i ona lt r a uma( a f t e ra ni nj ur yora t t a c kbya na s s a i l a nt ) ;a bi l i t yt o f unc t i ona f t e rahe a di nj ur y( c ogni t i veorme mor yi s s ue s ) ;e va l ua t i on ofac hi l di nac us t odyma t t e r ,a ndde ve l opme nt a li s s ue s( di a gnos e s r e l a t e dt oa bus ei nc hi l dr e ns uc ha ss e xua lt r a uma ) . I nc as e swhe r et hei s s uei sofac r i mi nalnat ur et hef oc usma yr a nge f r omc ompe t e nc yoft hede f e nda nt t os t a ndt r i a l , i nf l ue nc eofmi t i ga t i ngf a c t or sf ort heof f e ns edur i ngt hes e nt e nc i ngpha s e ,notgui l t yby r e a s onofi ns a ni t y ,pe r s ona l i t ya s s e s s me ntoft hede f e nda nt ,a ndpr e di c t i onofvi ol e nc ea nda s s e s s me ntoff ut ur er i s kt ona meaf e wa r e a s . Ps y c h o l o g i c a le x p e r t smu s tb el i c e n s e dt op r a c t i c e .I nmo s tv e n u e s t h e ya r ee x p e c t e da n dd e ma n d e dt oh a v eac l i n i c a lp r a c t i c eo rt ob ea n a c a d e mi c i a nt e a c h i n gi nt h ea r e at h e ya r et e s t i f y i n ga b o u ta n dn o t h a v ea n yt h e r a p e u t i cr e l a t i o n s h i pwi t ht h ep e r s o nt h e ya r ee v a l u a t i n g . Th ep s y c h o l o g i s t wi l l c o n s i d e rt h ep e r s o n ’ sp r e s e n t c o n d i t i o na n dp a s t c o n d i t i o n s/ l e a r n i n g / t r a u mat h a tma yh a v ei n f l u e n c e dt h e i rc o n d i t i o n .

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