Determining the Need for Expert Witnesses or Testimony

Join the Conversation

Tuesday, July 7th to Wednesday, September 30th

Please join us in an online, open forum on telehealth. NCB is providing an opportunity for clinicians to ask each other questions, share observations and adapted telehealth protocols for the SoT population via an online forum and technical exchange. This conversation will be a forum for peer-led informational exchange. NCB staff will assist in facilitating and monitoring the conversation.

Directions: Please watch Eugene Augusterfer’s presentation and interview Telemedicine in Mental Health first. Then feel free to join us in this open forum. All are welcome to join this forum, whether you have an account on Healtorture.org or not. For more information on using the forum, please read the directions on the first post. Please keep your comments respectful, relevant, factual, and do not share identifying information about clients per client privacy and HIPAA regulations. This forum will be open from July 6, 2020 through September 30, 2020.

 

 

Expert Witnesses in U.S. Asylum Cases: A Handbook

Kelcey Baker, Katherine Freeman, Gigi Warner, and Professor Deborah M. Weissman, 2018

Description: This handbook provides a comprehensive guide to the role of an expert witness in the asylum process. It provides insight into who can qualify as an expert witness, when and how expert witness testimony can be presented, and a best-practices guide for attorneys working with an expert.