Dr. Lisa Boesky

Suicide in Corrections--Jails, Juvenile Justice, Prisons
3952 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. #205
San Diego , CA 92117
Mobile: 619-993-2570

Dr. Lisa Boesky is a national thought leader on Suicide within Correctional facilities--jails, juvenile detention, prisons, etc.

She is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist who has spent over two decades speaking/teaching regarding Correctional Suicide, conducts “Suicide Vulnerability Assessments” within correctional facilities, and is an experienced Expert Witness. Dr. Lisa has served as an opinion source for CNN, CNN International, Fox News, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today and many others.

Dr. Lisa takes complex clinical information grounded in research and communicates it to non-clinical professionals in a practical, engaging and user-friendly manner via:
--Expert Witness testimony on legal cases involving individuals who have died by Suicide in custody (plaintiff and defense)
--Keynote addresses and workshops at national and state conferences
--Litigation Consultant on legal cases involving individuals who have died by Suicide in custody (plaintiff and defense)
--Training Programs for correctional, mental health, substance abuse, child welfare, educational and law enforcement professionals
--Consultation related to national standards and best practices in Suicide Prevention within Correctional facilities
--Authoring books, book chapters, and other publications related to mental health and Suicide

If you need additional information about Dr. Lisa, her services, or a copy of her Curriculum Vitae, please contact her.

Areas of Expertise
  • Correctional Healthcare
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Jail Suicide
  • Jails & Prisons
  • Law Enforcement
  • Psychology
  • Suicide
  • Wrongful Death


Available Upon Request