Forensic Psychologist meets GAL: What’s the matter before the court?

Sometimes and actually too often, courts / judges appoint what’s called a Guardian ad Litum (GAL); someone who investigates the educational needs of a youth involved in a custody-referenced case. The truth is, however, these individuals often lack qualifications; they don’t understand school systems, learning methods, motivational questions and parental influence upon educational, social, andContinue reading Forensic Psychologist meets GAL: What’s the matter before the court?

LawTech Connect

It’s important to recognize other professionals who contribute significantly to the field of advocating legally for those facing legal problems. Such a person is visible in this edition of LawTech Connect, and excellent resource for lawyers and individuals looking for encouragement. https://youtu.be/MUe_75esYuY. Adriana Linares interviews Elizabeth Kelley, attorney and author of Representing People with MentalContinue reading LawTech Connect

Family Law YouTube Channel presents expert Dr Burdick

I have the immense pleasure of appearing with family law attorney Warren Shiell on his YouTube channel. I discuss the role of the Educational Psychologist Expert in family law proceedings, and highlight my recent AJFP (American Journal of Forensic Psychology) article co-authored with Jon Gould, well known and highly qualified Custody Evaluator. Watch Mr. Shiell’sContinue reading Family Law YouTube Channel presents expert Dr Burdick