Dr. Nina Rodd is a Board Certified Forensic Psychologist, offering her expert opinion in Civil cases in California and Federal Jurisdictions since 1990.
Dr. Rodd's broad experience in the field of clinical and Forensic psychology covers over 25 year period. Areas of experience includes comprehensive Psycho-Legal evaluations, psychod-diagnostic and neuropsychological assessments, evaluation of trauma, malingering and providing expert opinion on causation.
BackgroundQ: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
Ph.D in psychology
M.A. in Educational psychology
M.Ed. in Education and Counseling
B.A. in Psychology
Psychologist licese from California Board of Psychology
Diplomate, American Board of Psychological Specialties
Family and child Therapist, California Board of behavioral Science Examiners
School Psychologist, California Board of Education
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: American Psychological Association
Americal College of Forensic Examiners
Forensic Expert Witness Association
Orange County Psychological Association
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Teaching Forensic Psychology to graduate students in Argosy university, 2008-present
Taught at pepperdine University, Loyola University, National University and Yuin university.
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Over 60 times.
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Sexual harassment,discrimination and worngful termination in employment,
School misconduct and abuse of minors,
Licensing Boards hearings,
and Police misconduct.
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 70 percent plaintiff
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 30 percent
Q: On how many occasions have you had your deposition taken?
A: Over 70 times.
Q: When was the last time you had your deposition taken?
A: In march 2010.
Q: On how many occasions have you been qualified by a court to give expert testimony?
A: Over 70 times.
Q: On how many occasions have you testified as an expert in court or before an arbitrator?
A: Over 30times.
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: Since 1990.
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consulting, testine and evaluation, reports on extent of psychological injuries, malingering and causation, and expert testimony.
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: 2500.00 per half-day and 3500.00 per day.
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Travel is the same hourly fee of 450.00