Assessment

Assessment

The Forensic Practice offers a wide range of psycho-legal assessments that are tailored to our clients’ specific needs. Depending on the referral question, assessments may be brief and targeted, or complex and comprehensive. We follow best practice guidelines and use evidence-based methodologies.

The Forensic Practice offers services in the following domains:

CHILD PROTECTION

  • Child abuse allegations
  • Memory and credibility
  • Recidivism risk for child abuse
  • Parental ability to protect child
  • Parenting capacity

PERSONAL INJURY

  • Independent medical/psychological evaluations (IMEs)
  • Neuropsychological
  • Functional ability
  • Trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Treatment planning and prognosis

CRIMINAL

  • Criminal recidivism (e.g., general, sexual, violence, domestic violence)
  • Pre-trial, sentencing, pre-release
  • Long-term offender (LTO), dangerous offender (DO)
  • Mental state and reasons for offending
  • Vulnerability, suggestibility, and mental state during interviews, interrogations, and undercover operations
  • Treatment and supervision (amenability and prognosis)
  • Psychopathy and personality disorders

CORPORATE

  • Threat assessment and management
  • Personal injury due to workplace discrimination, bullying, or harassment
  • Credibility of allegations of discrimination, bullying, or harassment
  • Employment screens
  • Return to work / fitness for duty

MENTAL HEALTH

  • Mental illness
  • Addictions
  • Personality disorders
  • Neuropsychological
  • Intellectual capacity
  • Problematic sexual interests
  • Stress and coping
  • Malingering
Forensic assessments are complex. For more information, call
1-877-342-2434  /  604-239-2434   or email info@theforensicpractice.com