1 Norton A. Roitman, MD, DFAPA Board Certified Specialist Distinguished Fellow of 2340 Paseo del Prado D307 - Child and Adolescent the American Psychiatric Association Las Vegas, Nevada General psychiatry Phone Forensic Testimony Fax Clinical Professor Pediatrics/Psychiatry U of Nevada Medical School Professional Activities Curriculum Vitae January to present! Member, Panel of Rating Physicians, Division of Industrial Relations, Workers Compensation Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Education U of Nevada School of Medicine 2010 to present! Psychiatric consultant, Federal Bureau of Prisons in conjunction with Bridge Counseling Associates 2009 to present! Pediatric Psychiatry Bedside-Rounds, University Medical Center Children s Hospital 2008 to present! Psychiatrist for Caliente Youth Center, Nevada Division of Child and Family Services 2006 to present! Adjunct Clinical Professor/Faculty Supervisor, Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine Competency Evaluator, Specialty Court, Eighth Judicial Court District 2005 to present! Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, University of Nevada School of Medicine 2002 to present! Psychiatric Examiner for competency, certification, diagnosis and treatment planning for the Office of the Juvenile Public Defender, Nevada Youth Parole and Childrens Attorney Project, Nevada Legal Aid 1998 to present! Distinguished Fellow, American Psychiatric Association Consultant, Physician Reviewer Panel, HealthInsights, Inc, (formerly Nevada Peer Review) 1992 to present! Forensic examinations, comprehensive assessments and testimony on matters of competency, causality, mens rea, guardianship, certification, causation, fitness for duty and practice, mitigation and other criminal and civil matters for the Office of the Special Public Defender, Department of Family Services, Juvenile Justice, Nevada Youth Parole, Federal Public Defender and the private sector including major local and national firms 1990 to present! Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics University of Nevada, School of Medicine Director, Medical Consultant Clinic, Clark County School District Psychiatric Examiner for the Clark County Juvenile Courts 1989 to present! Consultant, Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners Private and forensic practice 1988 to present Diagnostics Detailed psychiatric examinations (all ages), diagnostic testing (in house or referred), laboratory workups, casemanaged medical and mental health referrals, and analysis and coordination of medical records. Clinical and forensic diagnostics, treatment plans and apportionment for all DSM psychiatric disorders, not limited to: Developmental, ADHD, autism, learning disabilities, school refusal, phobia and learning, ODD and conduct, delinquency, antisocial, sociopathy, panic, all obsessions, eating, behavioral, substance and other addictions, early, late or delayed sexual, physical or emotional trauma (PTSD), institutionalization and incarceration, psychosis, bipolar and schizophrenia, anxiety, psychosomatics, mood, sleep, impulsivity and aggression, familial, marital and other relationships, parenting, parent-child problems, cognitive, dementing disorders, psychiatric aspects of age related and neurologic brain based, metabolic, endocrine, chronic pain, analgesics and other medications and medical conditions. Compose and lead multidisciplinary evaluation teams for complex cases (both psychiatric and forensic) using specialists in psychosocial, familial, addiction, and medical illnesses, useful for complicated clinical, fitness determination, workers compensation, independent medical examinations, second opinions and third party quality reviews. Interventions Private consultations, integrated psychotherapy and psychopharmacology, second opinions and treatment for many DSM conditions. Monitorship of impaired professionals. Arrange referrals when appropriate.
2 Curriculum Vitae Norton A. Roitman, MD, DFAPA Page 2 of 10 Forensics Forensic analysis of medical, psychiatric, addiction, abuse and traumatic injuries, psychotropic medication effects, iatrogenic injuries (caused by treatment) and their effects on behavior, criminality and contributions to mitigation. Testimony (court, hearings, deposition, reports and affidavits) in civil and criminal matters: personal injury, capital cases, criminality at guilt and penalty phases (mitigation) impairment of professionals before regulatory boards (NSBME, NSBO, and hospital MECs) federal security clearance (military contractors) workplace danger and fitness for duty (private sector, State of Nevada Risk Management and USPS) testamentary and contractual competence in elder populations (prospective and retrospective analysis) medical illness, medication, drugs of abuse and psychotropics effects on decision making and behavior psychiatric factors complicit in tax evasion and other white collar charges authenticity (malingering, primary and secondary gain) and implication of psychiatric conditions psychiatric complications of head injuries and other medical illnesses matters of causality in federal and district courts custody and parental fitness: impairment and psychiatric monitorship Juvenile Justice consultations Qualified in district, federal and-nevada, California and Oregon jurisdictions as a diagnostician and expert witness (criminality, personal injury, brain trauma, child, adolescent, adult, geriatric and family psychiatry) Las Vegas, Nevada. Expert testimony in district and federal jurisdictions. Notable forensic cases include Mike Tyson s appeal to the Nevada Athletic Commission, Joshua Jenkins, (family annihilator), testimony in Ted Binion, "Ike" Ibeabuchi, Hells Angels/ Mongols, OJ Simpson appeal and consultation on Margaret Rudin and Darren Mack. Guilt and penalty phase testimony in capital and other criminal matters. Personal injury matters included plaintiff or defense work on notable parties such as Albertsons, Smiths, Walgreens, Roche, Taco Bell, Walmart, Lowe s, Cox Communications, Phantom and Budget Suites. Certifications, Honors and Licenses ! Las Vegas Life Magazine s Top Doc-Top Psychiatrist in Las Vegas 2011!!Certificate of Appreciation for Service, Nevada Psychiatric Association! Certificate of Appreciation for Service, Nevada Office of Suicide Prevention! 20 Years Certificate, Dedicated Service, Boys Town of Nevada 2010! Certificate of Appreciation for Service, Nevada Psychiatric Association ! Guide to America's Top Psychiatrists, Consumers Research Council of America 2007!!Delegate to 103rd Annual Meeting NSMA Annual Meeting April , Reno 2006! Qualification under Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000, Waiver to Prescribe for Opioid Addiction 2004! Las Vegas Life Magazine s Best Doctors in Las Vegas 2000! Nurses Choice Award, March of Dimes 1998! Elected to Distinguished Fellow, American Psychiatric Association 1997! Board Eligibility in Forensic Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 1994! Exemplary Psychiatrist Award, National Alliance for the Mentally Ill 1991! Commendation, Las Vegas Chapter, National Association of School Psychologists 1987! Certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 1985! Nevada Board of Medical Examiners, License 5342, DEA BRO300018, Board of Pharmacy NR ! Board Certification, Adult Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology 1980! Clinical Research Center San Diego (CRC) Fellowship Grant, National Institute of Mental Health 1979! Parvin Fellow, Reiss-Davis Child Study Center, Albert Parvin Foundation 1977! Physician and Surgeons Certificate, California License G35003 NR
3 Curriculum Vitae of Norton A. Roitman, MD, DFAPA Page 3 of 10 Education 1981 to 1983! Fellowship, Administrative Psychiatry, Reiss-Davis Child Study Center, Los Angeles 1979 to 1984! Psychoanalysis (training type) 1979 to 1981! Fellowship, Child Psychiatry, Intensive treatment of disturbed children (Psychoanalytic and other therapies) Reiss-Davis Child Study Center, Los Angeles, California 1978 to 1979! Residency, General Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego 1977 to 1978! Fellowship, Clinical Psychopharmacology Research under Drs. David Janowsky, Lewis Judd and Arnold Mandel, University of California, San Diego 1976 to 1977! Internship/Residency, General Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego 1972 to 1976! Medical Degree, University of Illinois, School of Medicine, Chicago 1968 to 1972! Bachelors of Science Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 1968 to 1970! Kemper K. Knapp Scholarship, University of Wisconsin Experience 2006 to 2013! Medical Director, Boys Town of Nevada 1995 to 2012! Sunrise Hospital Medical Staff Affiliate 2011 to 2012! Member Steering Committee, Southern Nevada Community Gang Task Force! Principle author, Nevada legislation (Safe and Sane Prescribing for Foster Youth, SB 371)! Contracted Provider, Clark County Department of Child and Family Services for Training in Psychotropic! Medication Monitorship and Informed Consent 2011! Testimony before the Clark County Board of Commissioners on behalf of funding informed consent and! psychotropic medication monitorship 2010 to 2012! Boys Town of Nevada Advisory Board of Directors!! Panelist, Youth Suicide Prevention Summit, September 2011 to 2012! Contracted Provider, Clark County Department of Child and Family Services 2009 to 2012! Chairman, Ethics Committee, Nevada Psychiatric Association ! 2009 to 2011! Psychiatric Consultant, Maple Star Nevada Foster Care Program 2005 to 2009! Consultant to Director and Program Committee, Boys Hope/Girls Hope of Nevada 2007 to 2010! Member, Diversion Committee, Nevada Health Professionals Assistance Foundation 2009! Presentation on behalf of inmate Rakers, Board of Pardons Commissioners November 19, to 2008! Desert Canyon Rehabilitation Hospital Active Medical Staff (resigned due to inactivity) 2006 to 2010! Delegate and Core Legislative Group Member, Nevada State Medical Association NSMA Joint Commission on Governmental Affairs Clark County Medical Society Governmental Affairs Commission ! Member, then Board Member (2007) National Association of Counsel for Children 2005 to 2007! Consultant to Physician Diversion Committee 2003 to 2006! Steering Committee and Psychiatric Consultant to Safe Schools/Healthy Students Initiative (federal grant), Clark County School District ! Preceptor for Psychiatric Clerkship, University of Des Moines, College of Osteopathic Medicine and Touro University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Nevada ! Psychiatric advisor to the Division of Child and Family Services, State of Nevada Contract Services to Southern Nevada Adult Mental Health, State of Nevada 2003! ADHD Consultants Meeting, Shire Pharmaceuticals, Sundance, Utah, June to 2005! Nevada Team Leader, (federal grant program) of Child Treatment/Trauma Network administrated through Primary Children s Hospital and the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 1999! Clark County Classroom Teachers Association, Panel Consultant to Integrated Medical Behavioral Care Clinical Site Preceptor and Leader, Ambulatory Psychiatric Grand Rounds, Department of Internal Medicine Panel Utilization Reviewer, Physicians Review Network
4 Curriculum Vitae Norton A. Roitman, MD, DFAPA Page 4 of 10 Experience continued 1998 to 2003! Board of Directors and Psychiatric Advisor to Programs, Boys Hope/Girls Hope of Nevada Professional Advisory Panel, New Horizons Academy, a private non-profit school for learning disabled students 1999! Clark County Classroom Teachers Association, Panel Consultant to Integrated Medical Behavioral Care Clinical Site Preceptor and Leader, Ambulatory Psychiatric Grand Rounds, Department of Internal Medicine Panel Utilization Reviewer, Physicians Review Network 1998! Field Experience Preceptor, Department of Psychology, UNLV Consultant, Clark County Classroom Teachers Association 1998! Clark County Medical Society Board of Directors, Chairman, Bylaws Committee Member, Legislation Study Committee, Americans for Mental Health, Nevada Public Testimony to the Nevada Athletic Commission on behalf of Michael Tyson (fitness to fight) Member, Board of Directors, MEDPAC Member, Medical Staff, Summerlin Hospital Medical Center 1997 to 1999! Chief of Psychiatry, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center Member, Internal Medicine Committee, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center 1996 to 2000! Trustee, Clark County Medical Society 1996 to 1997! Member, Allied Health Providers Committee, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center Surveillance Task Force, Munchausen s Syndrome by Proxy, Sunrise Hospital 1994 to 2000! Editorial Board, The Journal of Psychosocial Nursing & Mental Health Services 1993 to 1996! Participant, PAYBAC Clark County School District partnership program 1992 to 2003! Founder and Director, Psychiatric Clinic for Helen J. Stewart and Variety Schools, a free clinic for mentally disabled and physically challenged elementary students with emotional/ and behavioral disorders Faculty, Department of Family Practice, University of Nevada School of Medicine 1990 to 1996! Founder and CEO, Harmony Healthcare Systems, Inc, a comprehensive outpatient mental health clinic and employee-assistance program serving 40,000 Nevadans contracted with Boyd Gaming, Aladdin, Showboat and MGM Grand, Inc. 1995! ABPN Team member for Part II General Psychiatry Examination, Denver, October Nevada Campaign Assistant (President & Vice President elect, American Psychiatric Association) Co-Founder and Medical Director, Las Vegas Center for Children, Day Treatment program for children 1993 to 2000! Balint Group Leader, Family-Practice Residency, University of Nevada School of Medicine 1993 to 1995! Member, United Business and Provider Network, a coalition of businesses and providers, placing emphasis on responsible managed care for employees and their families Medical Director, Southern Nevada Child and Adolescent Services, State of Nevada 1993! Participant, Physicians Aid Committee North-South Conference; Reno, Nevada 1992 to 1994! Medical Director to Boyd Group's Lifestyles Employee Assistance Program Associate Editor of "The Psychiatric Resident" (Journal) 1992 to 1998! Member, Medical Staff, HeathSouth (formerly Rehabilitation Hospital of Las Vegas) Consultant, Nevada Appellate and Post-Conviction Project 1992! Expert Panelist, Department of Veterans Affairs Study to Determine the Reliability and Validity of the InterQual ISD-A (Intensity, Severity, Discharge-Appropriateness) used in VA Medical Centers Faculty, National Judicial College Member, Medical Executive Panel, Hemophilia Foundation of Nevada 1991 to 2006! Psychiatric program consultant and counseling supervisor, Boys Town of Nevada 1991 to 1998! Examiner, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Member, Subcommittee on Peer Review, Clark County Medical Society NR
5 Curriculum Vitae of Norton A. Roitman, MD, DFAPA Page 5 of 10 Experience continued 1991 to 1999! Psychiatric Consultant to Children's Resource Bureau, State of Nevada to 1993! Psychiatric Consultant to Desert View, a nonprofit organization serving mentally retarded adults Member, State Health Planning Commission Task Force on Health Status and Prevention, Plan Development Committee, State of Nevada Psychiatric Consultant, Children's Behavioral Services, State of Nevada ! Consultant, Sunrise Children's Hospital ! Medical Review Board, State of Nevada ! Co-chairperson, Founding Board and Professional Advisory Committee; and Chairman, Steering Committee, Las Vegas Center for Children (private, non-profit day treatment center for children) 1989 to 2001! Member of Medical Staffs, University Medical Center, Valley Hospital Medical Center 1989 to 1991! Member, Board of Directors, Bridge Counseling Associates (private, non-profit family behavioral health center) 1989! Representative for the American Psychiatric Association to the American Medical Student Association 1989 to 1998! Charter Hospital Medical Staff membership 1989 to 1995! Member, Physicians Aid Committee, Clark County Medical Society (consulting member as of December 1995) 1988 to 2005! Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Nevada, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry 1988 to 1991! Member, Committee of Early Career Psychiatrists, American Psychiatric Association Examiner in Psychiatry, Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners 1988 to 1993! Medical Staff, CareUnit Hospital 1988 to 1989! Clinical Director (Adolescent Unit), Medical Staff Quality Assurance, Medical Executive, Utilization Review, Bylaws, P & T Committees. Montevista Hospital, Las Vegas 1988 to 1997! Medical Staff, Montevista Hospital 1987 to 1993! Representative, Assembly of the American Psychiatric Association, Nevada District Branch (Deputy Representative from 1992 to 1993 and 2011) 1987 to 1988! Member, LCME Self Study Sub-Committee on Objectives, Governance, and Administration, University of Nevada, School of Medicine Private practice, Northern Nevada Consultant, Washoe County School Psychologists Vice-president, Nevada Association of Psychiatric Physicians, Northern Chapter Member, University of Nevada, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry; Committee on Residency Feasibility; Committee on Faculty Service Standards 1986! Recipient, Official Commendation from the Commission on Mental Health/Mental Retardation, State of Nevada Member, Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education Program Planning Committee 1985 to 1988! Chief Faculty Supervisor, medical student clerkship, Nevada Mental Health Institute, University of Nevada, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry Assistant Clinical Professor (Compensated), University of Nevada-Reno, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry. Duties included Medical Director and Chief Administrator, Nevada Mental Health Institute, 98-bed acute adult and geriatric psychiatric state hospital and extensive outpatient, residential, case management and day treatment program 1985! Psychiatrist, Adolescent Program, Medical Quality Assurance Committee, Napa State Hospital. California Secretary and Treasurer, North Bay Chapter of the Northern California Psychiatric Society, Napa, California 1983 to 1984! Founder and consultant, Quality Assurance Program, San Diego Center for Children
6 Curriculum Vitae Norton A. Roitman, MD, DFAPA Page 6 of 10 Experience continued 1981 to 1985! Assistant Medical Director, Reiss-Davis Child Study Center (JCAHO accredited out-patient clinic), Los Angeles Responsibilities included administration of all aspects of accreditation, crisis management of patients referred from the outpatient program, and supervision of child fellows, post-doctorate psychologists and social workers Private practice, Santa Monica, California 1981 to 1985! Psychiatric Consultant, Vista Del Mar Day Treatment and Residential Program Los Angeles, California 1981 to 1982! Psychiatric Consultant, Pasadena Child Guidance Clinic, California 1977 to 1983! Clinical Consultant, San Diego Center for Children, residential treatment Memberships Child Welfare Network American Psychiatric Association Nevada Psychiatric Association Clark County Medical Society Nevada State Medical Association American College of Legal Medicine National Alliance on Mental Illness, Professional Partner Notable Continuing Education Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education Dementia 2012 June 1012 Terrorism:-Agents, clinical and response (Medscape) January 2012 ACLM Annual Meeting, Medicine and Law for Healthcare Professionals, February 2011 Civil Court Judicial Forum, NBI, March 2010, Recertification Nv Division of Mental Health and Developmental Services, October 2010, Las Vegas Ethical Treatment of Patients: The Many Forms of Good Communication, November 2009 Juveniles Competence to Stand Trial; Legal/Clinical Issues, Eighth Judicial Court, Thomas Grisso, PhD, December 11, 2009 Recertification Nv Division of Mental Health and Developmental Services training Psychosis and the Diagnosis of Psychosis as a barrier to competency to proceed with adjudication. October 17, 2008, Las Vegas American College of Legal Medicine 49 th Annual Meeting and Conference, Las Vegas, February 28, th Annual Public Defender s Las Vegas Retreat March 27-29, 2009 Mastering the science and Trial Strategies, Brain Injury Litigation Strategies, April 3-4, 2008 Faculty Development Workshop Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine, January 2008 Las Vegas Certification by the Nv Division of Mental Health and Developmental Services as an Examiner for Competency to Stand Trial, Las Vegas December 2007 AMA Basic Disaster Life Support (BDLS) December 2008 Risk Management for Nv Physicians Improving Patient Care: Ethics, Communication and Litigation Las Vegas, April 12, 2008 Child Maltreatment Forum for Health Care Professionals, October 30, 2007, Las Vegas Techniques of Assessing Malingering in Forensic Evaluations, March 9, 2007 The Specialized Practice of Juvenile Law, NACC 29th National Children s Law Conference October 12-15, 2006 Ethics Workshop, American Psychiatric Association, November 2011 Diagnostic Criteria 0-3 Intensive Introductory Training, infancy and Early Childhood, August th Annual Public Defender Las Vegas Retreat April The Cutting Edge, American College of Legal Medicine, March 2006 Buprenorphine and Office-based Treatment of Opioid Dependency, APA, February 2006 Pain Management and the Care and Rx of the Terminally Ill, Nevada Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting, February 2006 Competency to Stand Trial Workshop, Lake s Crossing Center for the Mentally Disordered Offender, August 2005 What Judges Want You to Know About Nevada Family Court, September 2005 State of the Art Advocacy for Children, Youth and Families, National Association of Counsel for Children, August 2005 Representing Children, Families and Agencies in Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice, Custody and Adoption Proceedings, National Association of Counsel for Children, September 2004 Autism Spectrum Disorders, Peter Tanguay, MD, January st Annual Symposium in Forensic Psychiatry, American College of Forensic Psychiatry, April 2003 NR
7 Curriculum Vitae of Norton A. Roitman, MD, DFAPA Page 7 of 10 Notable Continuing Education continued The Americans with Disabilities Act in Nevada, August 2002 Annual Meeting, American College of Legal Medicine, April 2002 Homicide: Behaviors, Motives and Psychology, Specialized Training Seminars, March 2002 Legal and Medical Ethical Considerations of Futile Care, March 21, 2002 Introduction to Bioterrorism Preparedness for Physicians, November 1, 2001 Pain Management and Nevada Law, November 17, 2001 Guilt and Regret: Exposing the Blame and Remorse Cycle, November 2001 Workman s Compensation in Nevada, February 8, th Annual Symposium in Forensic Psychiatry, American College of Forensic Psychiatry, April 2000 The Criminal Trial from Start to Finish in Nevada, April 25, 2001 Family Law in Nevada, April 8, 1999 Update HIV/AIDS, February 1999 Regulatory Issues Surrounding the Legitimate Prescribing of Opioids for Chronic Pain, February 1999 Jury Selection, December 1998 Psychiatric Malpractice Risk Management, Volume 5, December 1998 Domestic Law in Nevada, February 1998 Managing Difficult Pain Patients, February - March 1997 Child Custody and Visitation in Nevada, November 1996 Evolution of Psychotherapy Conference, December 1995 Annual Meeting, Salishan Lodge, Organization of State Physician Impairment Committees, February 1995 A New Dawn of Awakening, Autism Society of America, July 6-9, 1994 Authority, Diversity and Change, Tavistock Group Relations Conference sponsored by A K Rice Institute & UCLA Center for the Study of Organizational and Group Dynamics, 1994 Safety Workshop for State-Agency Supervisors, State of Nevada Division of Prevention, 1994 Work-Performance Standards - Employee Appraisal, State of Nevada Department of Personnel, 1994 Physicians in Management I & II, American College of Physician Executives, January, 1986 Post Graduate Course in Administrative Psychiatry, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, 1984 JCAH Accreditation Course, San Diego, California, 1982 Presentations 2012! Mental Health Injuries, with Dr. L. Dickson, NBI Anatomy and Physiology for Attorneys, November Psychiatric disorders, acute management Inservice to CCSD s MIley self-contained school for severe emotionally disturbed faculty and staff, November Co-occurring Disorders Introductory lecture Professor Ashley's class, UNLV, September DFS Informed Consent/Safe and Sane Prescribing of Psychotropic Medications, Department of Family Services and Eagle Quest of Nevada foster services (several presentations) 2011! Radio Host, Shrinking Las Vegas, KLAV am radio, weekly community interviews from May through December Co-occurring Disorders, Introductory lecture Professor Ashley's class, UNLV, September Empowerment in Mental Health, one Consumer at a Time, NAMI Achieving Recovery Conference, October Department of Family Services Training informed consent and psychotropic monitoring, series from October - December Mental Health Injuries, with Dr. M. Piasecki, NBI Anatomy and Physiology for Attorneys, November Testimony to the Board of County Commissioners, Clark County, October 2011 Channel 8 News interview on SB 371, Informed Consent, and Psychotropic medication risks in foster children Mental Crises in Gang Youth, Crossing Bridges Symposium, Southern Nevada Community Gang Task Force, November 2010! William S. Boyd School of Law, Fundamentals of Psychiatric Evaluations and Preparation of children and adolescents for psychiatric evaluations, case consultations and didactics, April Clark County School District School Nurses conference, Psychodiagnostics and psychopharmacology basics, November Teen Screen, Department of Pediatrics in-service training on assessment of suicide risk 2009! Guest Speaker, mental Illness, Attitude and Support, American Heart Association, Stroke Support Group, September 2 Nevada Behavioral Health Check-up Teen-Screen suicide detection / prevention seminar for primary care providers, April 8
8 Curriculum Vitae Norton A. Roitman, MD, DFAPA Page 8 of 10 Presentations continued 2009! Leadership Las Vegas, Healthcare Systems, Health and Addiction Panel April Recession Rx, Prescriptions to deal with the recession PBS, May 2009! Face to Face, Easy Way Out, Las Vegas One, John Ralston, April Face to Face, Foster Children s Needs, Las Vegas One, John Ralston, October ! Testimony regarding SB 293 before the sub Committee, Nevada State Senate, March ! Center for Health and Learning Psychiatric Faculty, Case consultant April 25, Physician Practice in the Changing Economic Environment, Student AMA Conference, Las Vegas January 2007! Psychological Evaluation in Juvenile and Family Cases: Essentials of Mental Health Assessment with Kathleen Faller and PhD. Thomas Lyon, JD, PhD and Psychological Evaluations: Putting Theory Into Court Practice with Henry Plum, JD NACC 30th National Children s Law Conference, August 15-18\ 2006! Ask the Doctor Annual Conference, National Association of Counsel for Children, September Psychiatric conditions co-occurring with cardiovascular disease UNSOM Department of Internal Medicine, March Psychiatric Aspects of Pediatric Dentistry University of Nevada School of Dentistry, February!! System of Care Implementation, Safe Schools Healthy Kids! Psychiatric Aspects of Pain Management UNSOM Department of Internal Medicine 2005! Psychiatric Medication in Children and Teens, Critical Skills and Issues National Association of School Psychologist, July Diagnosis and Practical Management of the Troubled Employee US Postal Service Management Seminar, September Universal integrated Mental Health Assessment and its Implications on Treatment Planning and Accountability! Children s Mental Health Consortium and Clark County Division of Family Services Medical illness and Psychiatry and Psychiatric Assessments Residents and Students case conferences,! University of Nevada, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry! Childhood Psychiatric Disorders Family Practice Residency Conference Schedule, December 15, 2005 Child Psychiatry seminar, UNSOM Pediatric Residency Program, March 2004! Psychotropic Medication for Children, National Association of Counsel for Children, September 2003! Psychiatric Factors and Psychiatric Confusion in Women and Families Temple Beth Shalom, November Disorders of Behavior, Emotion and Attention, The Need for a Multidisciplinary Approach, Keynote speaker,! A VISION FOR THE FUTURE, Annual Conference for special education professionals, Clark County School District, March Aspects of Psychiatric Conditions in Foster Care, Olive Crest Foster Care Agency, September An Update of Psychiatric Disorders and Treatment in Children, Special Clinical Services Division of DCFS, September 2002! Psychiatric Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, William S. Boyd School of Law, Child Welfare Clinic, June Stress and Terrorism panel on Medical Consultant Channel 8 broadcast 2000! Conflict Resolution Clark County School Nurses, April 1999! Overview of Psychiatric Diagnosis Clark County School Psychologists, February Differential Diagnosis: Attention Deficit Disorder Special Children s Clinic, State of Nevada multidisciplinary team 1998! Privacy Matters interview All News Network, Channel One and 39, Las Vegas, Nevada ADHD: What It Is, and What It Is Not Laughlin Nevada, Family Resource Bureau An Overview of Psychiatric Disorders in Children Children s Resource Bureau An Overview of Psychiatric Disorders in Children Special Clinical Services Division of DCFS False Psychiatric Diagnosis and Hospitalizations appearance on Leeza Gibbons Show (CBS), November Complementary & Alternative Medicine in Health Care Settings HealthInsight, Health Quality Forum, Panel Pediatric psychopharmacology and ADHD Differential Diagnosis pediatric residents, U of Nevada School of Medicine Mental Health Issues in the School Setting Clark County School District, School Nurse Staff Development Program Ask the Experts Attention Deficit Disorder call-in show on Channel 10, Public Television,1997! A Case of Missed Diagnosis: The Criminal Trial of Joshua Jenkins staff and administration, Boys Town Of Nevada Attention Deficit Disorder Parent/Teacher Association, Riverside Hotel. Laughlin, Nevada Attention Deficit Disorder Amongst Juvenile Offenders Clark County Court Treatment Services NR