Medico-Legal Work - on request of solicitor and the Court.

As an expert witness my duty is to the Court. I have assessed and presented patients for prosecution and defence. I am approved under Section 12 of the Mental Health Act 1983 (amended 2006).

Forensic Assessment and Court Reports

* Comprehensive assessment of clients’ mental state at the time of the offence

* Assessment of Ability to Plea and Fitness to Stand Trial

* Work with Magistrates, Youth and Crown Court

Standardised Risk Assessment - formally trained in, use of:

* HCR-20 (Risk of Violent Behaviour)

* PCR-R (Hare Psychopathy Checklist)

* RSVP (Risk of Sexual Violence Protocol)

Dr TOM G WERNER  Psychiatrist & CBT-Therapist