150 students in 28 countries!!! In this course, I cover all aspects of work as an Expert Witness, otherwise referred to as Medico Legal work. From how to write a Medico Legal Report to how to put together your Terms and Conditions, this course will provide the potential expert with most of the information needed to begin their career as an Expert Witness.
With over 15 years in mental health work and over 7 years acting as a Medico Legal Professional, I hope to answer many of the questions that I had in the early days of Medico Legal Work, including:
This lecture is a comprehensive Introduction to the course, outlining the aims and objectives and describing all the different lectures and learning methods employed.
In this section, we discuss the all important terms and conditions that you need to decide on before you being providing medico legal report services. I explain the importance of each of the standard terms and conditions.
In this lecture I outline a range of methods you can use to grow your medico legal practise
In this lecture, I speak about the importance of keeping track of referrals, invoices and the all important fees. I describe a number of skills and strategies you can use to achieve this.
In this lecture I describe the guidelines for Expert Witnesses laid down by the Ministry of Justice in England and Wales. I also describe how you can also search for the legal responsibilities an Expert Witness has and how they can find out this information if they live in other states.
This lecture outlines a number of "do's and dont's" based on my many years of experience in writing medico legal reports.
This will be an opportunity to test your knowledge of medico legal issues and topics.
I am a Psychologist, CBT Therapist and Author of several self help books. I also carry out Medico Legal Psychological Assessments for Law firms. I provide Cognitive Behavior Therapy for clients based all over the world with the aid of webcam and telephone. I also deliver training on all aspects of mental health in the UK, Europe and USA on request.
I find my work as an Expert Witness fascinating and I do hope that I present some of that fascination to the student during the course.