Prison Mental Health Care: Overcrowding and the Courts
Date: November 6, 2012
Speaker: Steven K. Hoge, M.D., has provided expert evaluation and witness services since 1986 when he founded the Forensic Evaluation Clinic at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center. As Director, Dr. Hoge provided expertise in evaluations of criminal responsibility, negligent infliction of emotional harm, competence to stand trial, post-traumatic stress disorder, testamentary capacities, psychiatric disabilities, and various competencies. Dr. Hoge consulted to the Legal Department of the Department of Mental Health for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.