The civil forensic psychiatry website, compiled by Dr. Michael Epstein is a resource for psychiatrists, psychologists, lawyers and others. It comprises an interactive blog, a forum, and a questions and issues site. It is a one stop shop for articles, commentary, legislation, court instruction, fee schedules and impairment guides.

There is a one off fee of $100 to become a Member. Members can access:

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  • publications for download
  • large knowledge base
  • links to resources
  • Members will also be sent a copy of “A DIY Guide to Civil Psychiatric Assessment

Do pre-existing health problems effect recovery from accidents? Have a guess at the answer.

December 18, 2018

The TAC has provided us with the results of a new study. Before I tell you about the study I want you to guess the answer to this question. Do a person’s previous health issues (especially involving mental illness or drug or alcohol use) reduce their chances of a good recovery from an accident?  If you answered yes you are on the money.  Here is another blinding glimpse of the obvious. This new study has shown how pre-accident health can […]

A DIY Guide to Civil Psychiatric Assessment

by Michael Epstein