Dr. Judith Gibbons

Forensic Psychology Group


Dr. Judith Gibbons, Forensic Psychology ExpertMeet Dr. Judith Gibbons
Forensic Psychology Expert

An experienced forensic psychologist, Dr. Judith Gibbons delivers expert services for the Forensic Psychology Group in several key areas. She specializes in forensic, psychological, and neuropsychological evaluations, and is valued for delivering comprehensive reports that are clear, concise, and written in jargon-free language that is easily understood by judges and juries. Dr. Gibbons is available for expert testimony in the areas of immigration, employment discrimination law, and criminal law. She is responsive to the needs and timelines of attorneys and their clients, and is expert in the presentation of psychological evidence.

An Experienced Forensic Evaluator in Immigration Law

Dr. Gibbons is an experienced forensic evaluator in the area of immigration law. She is adept at identifying key issues in all areas of immigration law, including extreme and exceptional hardship. Her reports have helped to show the devastating psychological consequences of family separation in hardship cases, the betrayal of trust in spousal abuse cases, and the debilitating fear of persecution in political asylum cases. Two recent immigration law cases in which Dr. Gibbons provided expert services to the Bar include:

This is just a sampling of the many immigration cases in which Dr. Gibbons has been called as an expert. In addition to these cases of extreme hardship, she has also conducted psychological evaluations and given her expert testimony in cases of spousal abuse, political asylum, and criminal mitigation. Dr. Gibbons is a member of the American College of Forensic Psychology and the American Psychological Association.

In her New York City-based private practice, Dr. Gibbons provides psychological consultation, individual therapy, couples therapy, and family therapy. She holds a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Fordham University, where she was a National Institute of Mental Health Fellow. At the Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Dr. Gibbons was a Fellow in the Division of Psychology and a Research Fellow in Clinical Psychology. Dr. Gibbons is an experienced educator and a sought-after speaker. She conducts workshops and seminars in a wide range of clinical areas, including mediation, conflict negotiation, sensitivity training, stress management, and interpersonal conflict.

Dr. Gibbons provides expert services to law firms, institutions, corporations, and human rights organizations in the following areas of law:

Contact Dr. Stephen Reich, director of the Forensic Psychology Group, at 1-800-852-2160 to discuss your expert needs.

Evaluations at ICE Detention Centers and Correctional Facilities

The doctors of the Forensic Psychology Group are available to perform psychological evaluations and criminal psychological assessments at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention centers and correctional facilities.