Psychological Forensic Evaluation Los Angeles

Psychological Forensic Evaluation in Los Angeles

Psychological forensic evaluation in Los Angeles is an invaluable tool that is used by the criminal justice system to answer important forensic questions. Here, the forensic psychologist will develop a psychological profile of the defendant by studying the nature, patterns, as well as the intentions of the criminal.

Psychological forensic evaluation has helped a lot in evaluating competency and sanity of the defendant in both criminal and civil cases. However, so as to get accurate results, it is advisable that the assessment or evaluation is carried out by a licensed forensic psychologist.

If you are in search of a certified forensic psychologist that is known to provide an exceptional psychological forensic evaluation in Los Angeles, simply turn to Jane Beresford, Psy.D. She is the perfect person to get it done.

For several years now, Dr. Jane Beresford has been offering expert psychological forensic evaluation for both civil and criminal cases in Los Angeles. The ability of Dr. Beresford and her team to expertly assess risk for violence has helped the court in making proper decisions on issues ranging from granting privileges to sentencing, community reintegration, execution, and so forth.


Well-Detailed and Accurate Psychological Forensic Evaluation in Los Angeles

Evaluating a defendant requires conducting a thorough interview. Dr. Jane Beresford and her team of experienced and licensed forensic psychologist will carry out a detailed assessment of the mental functioning of the defendant. A comprehensive evaluation of the defendant will be done to determine the level of sanity of the defendant at the time of the offense.

Furthermore, we will provide a comprehensive report on our findings. This can be used in the court of law to mitigate sentencing circumstance. With our well-detailed and accurate psychological forensic evaluation in Los Angeles, the police and other law enforcement agencies can now understand the nature and intentions of the criminal.


Choose Us for Your Psychological Forensic Evaluation in Los Angeles

For a psychological forensic evaluation that is comprehensive, accurate, and well detailed enough, you can always count on Dr. Jane Beresford to get it done. We provide expert witness and psychological forensic evaluation services for criminal and civil cases in Los Angeles and nearby cities.

At the office of Dr. Beresford, we do not rely on unstructured clinical opinions to determine the mental state of the defendant. We make use of several sources of information to conduct a comprehensive psychological forensic evaluation. These include in-depth record review, objective psychological testing, thorough clinical interview, accurate collateral information, and lots more.

Our team of licensed and certified forensic psychologist will assess mental state for an insanity plea and determine if a defendant is stable enough to stand trial. We can mitigate sentencing circumstance, evaluate possible malingering, predict violence, and assess risk.


Schedule an Appointment Today!

Are you in need of a psychological forensic evaluation report? Schedule a psychological forensic evaluation in Los Angeles with the office of Dr. Beresford today. You can contact us on 310-551-8535. Dr. Beresford and her team will be happy to discuss with you. We guarantee you excellent services.

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Psychological Forensic Evaluation Los Angeles

In The Media / Jane Beresford, Psy.D.

E! Channel

E!Dr. Beresford provided psychological screenings and evaluations for “What’s Eating You?”, E! Channel’s reality show about extreme eating disorders. The series chronicled the lives of men and women whose very survival was at risk as they battled not only their distorted body images, but also self-created, life-threatening food rituals and compulsions.

Quoted in Books
Manopause: Your Guide To Surviving His Changing Life Dr. Beresford was interviewed by Lisa Friedman Bloch, co-author with Kathy Kirtland Silverman of “Manopause: Your Guide To Surviving His Changing Life” (Hay House, 2012), which explores how biological and psychological factors collide with the societal pressures men face, and provides advice on how women can help themselves and their men move through and enjoy this sometimes challenging phase. Dr. Beresford's experiences in working with couples during this transitional time are included in the book.