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Dr. Safi is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist specializing in neuropsychology and forensic evaluations. She is fully bilingual in English and Spanish, with over 10 years of experience in administering neuropsychological tests and diagnosing and treating various psychological conditions

  • State of California v. Maria Ayala Perez. 2012
  • State of California v. Ventura, 2013
  • State of California v. Barron, 2015
  • Stankewitz v. Wong•698 F.3d 1163 (9th Cir. 2012)
  • People v. Stankewitz, United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, (2014-2017)
  • People v. Caro, United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, (2014-2017)
  • Caro v. Woodford, United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, (2014-2017)

 

  • Judd, T., Safi, D., & Holmes, J. (In submission). Competence to stand trial in Non- English speaker immigrants: Distinctive issues. Open Access Journal of Forensic Psychology
  • Safi, D. E., & Gathercoal, K. A. (in submission). Clinical application of the MacArthur Competence Assessment Tool-Criminal Adjudication (MacCAT-CA) for the developmentally disabled population. Journal of forensic and psychiatric & Psychology
  • Rosso, S., & Jurecska, D. E. (2013). Parental satisfaction and treatment outcome: A 3-year study in children’smental health services. International Journal of Child Adolescent Health 6(2), 237-242
  • Jurecska, D. E., & Peterson, M. A., & Turgensen, J. & Florea, J. (2012). Pain: Continuing epidemic. Journal of Pain Management 5(3), 132-149.
  • Chang, K., Jurecska, D. E., & Lee-Zorn, C., & Merrick, J. (2012). If I value myself, I value school: The protective effect of self-esteem among abused females. International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health, DOI: 10.1515/ijamh.2012.051,
  • 2013- 2017  Journal of Child Health and Human Development (Associate Editor)
  • Journal of Research in Special Educational Needs (Ad-Hoc reviewer)
  • Conference of American Psychology-Law Society (Ad-Hoc reviewer)
  • American Psychological Association Division 41 – Forensic; Division 40 – Neuropsychology
  • Association of Neuropsychology
  • Hispanic Neuropsychological Society
  • National Academy of Neuropsychology.