Medical Legal Reports
There are times when individuals find themselves experiencing legal issues, whether in the Family, Civil or Criminal courts; insurance issues such as motor vehicle accidents, personal injury, public liability compensation or workers compensation cases. The role of assessment and reports from a psychologist can help your process by communicating information that will edify your matter. We follow appropriate standards and instructions issued by lawyers and abide by relevant legislation (e.g Supreme Court, State Courts. Our team are State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA) accredited to provide help with your Workcover and CTP matters.
We facilitate a range of cognitive assessments inclusive of the Weschler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS) and Weschler Memory Scale (WMS); psychometric assessments such as the Brief Symptom Inventory (BSI), Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory (MCMI), Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI); PTSD screeners; and neuropsychological performance tests such as the Integrated Visual and Auditory Continuance performance test (IVA) and Test of Variables of Attention (TOVA). We can also assess cognitive and neurological functioning with a qEEG (quantitative analysis of EEG function).
Our reports provide expert opinion from our experienced team who use interview and psychometric testing measures which help determine psychological and/or neurological injuries. Our team can generate a report within 48 hours of assessment.
What and who we can we help
We provide assessment services for individuals, insurers, and law firms working with clients who present with:
- Anger management
- Substance dependence and possession
- Victims of crime
- Parenting and family capacity issues
- Relationship matters regarding separation
- Common assault charges
- Drink driving (DUI) charges
- Psychological work place injuries
In addition, we can facilitate treatment plans and psychological services for clients when needed. Throughout treatment we monitor efficacy of treatment for our clients and use a team approach to provide best fit services, working with other treating practitioners. At all times evidence-based therapies are used. We are competent to provide support for a range of psychological disorders and injuries, such as PTSD and related mood instability such as anxiety and depression.
Please call us at Direct Focus Solutions on 0499 894 124 to receive more information about our services.