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.

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Covid 19 and Civil Assessment Psychiatry – a personal view

June 26, 2020

It is hard to fathom how devastating Covid 19 has been to the world. I am now working from home and apart from Zoom meetings with colleagues, playing golf weekly and visiting my office  I am otherwise at home. It is difficult to grasp how severe and rapid the changes have been for us all meaning all the world. I have been working from home since late March and have slowly learned to use the new technology. Although I miss […]

The Guide to Civil Pyschiatric Assessment

by Michael Epstein