SLU Forensic Psychiatry provides consultative services to attorneys and courts regarding mental conditions that may have legal significance. Three psychiatrists certified in the subspecialty of Forensic Psychiatry are experienced in Department of Psychiatryconducting forensic assessments, preparing forensic reports, consulting and testifying in depositions and trial. They can address a variety of civil and criminal legal issues involving behavior and mental conditions.

Issues for which SLU Forensic Psychiatry can provide helpful assessments and consultations include: