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Forensic Psychiatry

For consultation, call (314) 362-2440.

Washington University Psychiatry provides a forensic psychiatry service for legal issues. Our psychiatrists offer scientific and clinical expertise for civil, criminal, correctional and legislative matters. Our specialists provide comprehensive and ethical independent medical examinations. Our clients include plaintiff and defense attorneys, state and federal prosecutors, judges, corporations, government and law enforcement agencies, school systems and insurance companies.

Services include evaluations regarding:
  • Personal injury
  • Malpractice
  • Sexual harassment
  • Discrimination
  • Testamentary capacity
  • Guardianship
  • Competency to stand trial
  • Insanity
  • Sentencing
  • Employer consultations regarding fitness for duty, reasonable accommodations for the disabled and worker's compensation