Forensic Neuropsychology in 2024: Preparing Your Services for a New Era

  • April 30, 2024
  • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Zoom



New York State Association of Neuropsychology (NYSAN) presents a live webinar panel with:

Chriscelyn Tussey, Psy.D., ABPP & Stephen Honor, Ph.D., ABPP

Tuesday April 30, 2024 at 7PM to 8PM EST

Part 2: Forensic Neuropsychology in 2024: Preparing Your Services for a New Era


Neuropsychologists performing forensic work encounter unique business and practice challenges and opportunities. This presentation aims to familiarize participants with some of the fundamental aspects of this niche. A brief overview of the historical evolution and contemporary trends shaping the field will help participants gain an understanding of developments, challenges, and emerging prospects. The presenters will share insights based on what they have learned from their experiences, and candor about pitfalls and all that remains to be learned and enhanced. Additionally, strategies aimed at optimizing business and practice, from efficiency to ethical conduct, will be discussed. Interactive engagement will be encouraged.

Speaker Bio:

Dr. Tussey is the President and Founder of Metropolitan Forensic & Neuropsychological Consultation. She is a Board Certified Forensic Psychologist and a Clinical Neuropsychologist. She conducts clinical as well as civil and criminal forensic and forensic neuropsychological evaluations. Dr. Tussey is a Clinical Instructor at NYU Grossman School of Medicine and an Adjunct Professor at New York University. She is involved in leadership positions both locally and nationally in both forensic and neuropsychology. She previously served as the chair of the Mentorship Committee for the American Psychology-Law Society (AP-LS) and is presently on the American Board of Forensic Psychology (ABFP) Examination Faculty. Dr. Tussey has served as the chair of the Women in Leadership Committee of the National Academy of Neuropsychology (NAN). She is a former Program Chair for NAN and is currently a member of the Leadership and Ambassador Development (LEAD) Program Task Force and the Equity, Diversity, and Inclusivity Task Force. At the state level, Dr. Tussey has served on the Board of Directors of the New York State Association of Neuropsychology (NYSAN). She has published and presented in the areas of criminal and civil forensic and forensic neuropsychology as well as leadership and brain health.

Stephen Honor, Ph.D., is in the full time practice of forensic and clinical neuropsychology in Smithtown, NY. He is ABPP board certified in Clinical Neuropsychology (American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology), Forensic Psychology (American Board of Forensic Psychology) and Clinical Psychology (American Board of Professional Psychology). Dr. Honor has testified locally and nationally in a number of legal cases, including murder and other criminal matters, personal injury and custody evaluation. He lectures to professional groups including physicians, neuropsychologists, psychologists, attorneys and mental health specialists. Dr. Honor is a former Federal Advocacy Coordinator for Division 40. He is a member of the Professional Affairs Committee of the New York State Association of Neuropsychologists (NYSAN).

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the historical background and current trends shaping the business landscape of forensic neuropsychology.
  2. Discuss core aspects of the business of forensic neuropsychology including fundamental considerations for starting and managing practice needs and clinical work.
  3. Identify three specific strategies aimed at enhancing the efficiency, effectiveness, and/or ethical standards of forensic neuropsychology practice.
  • 1.0  CE credit (APA/NYSED) available

$15 for NYSAN members / $30 for non-members

Free for Student NYSAN Members/$10 For student non-members

  • Financial Disclosures: Dr. Tussey receives compensation for forensic consulting to various organizations, including, but not limited to, legal agencies, law firms, and IME Companies.
  • Dr. Honor receives compensation for forensic consulting to various organizations, including, but not limited to, legal agencies, law firms, and IME Companies.
  • Nonfinancial Disclosures: None

*New York State Association of Neuropsychology is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed psychologists #PSY-0052.*

*NYSAN is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NYSAN maintains responsibility for this program and its content.* 

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