Dr. Benson conducts psychological evaluations, gives depositions, and provides expert testimony in the following legal areas:
Appeals of Academic Dismissal
Appeals of Disability Denial — both employer-sponsored and Social Security
Parental Fitness — includes the second opinion of one party who has already had a custody evaluation
Student Violence Assessment
Consultation for other forensic services is available upon request.
Dr. Benson follows the ethics of the practice of psychology in conducting psychological evaluations. Findings and conclusions drawn from psychological evaluations may or may not support the legal position of the party requesting the evaluation of the individual.
Upon completion of an evaluation, Dr. Benson can provide a verbal and/or written summary of the findings of the evaluation to the requesting party prior to the composition of the report.