Dr. Lisa Drago Piechowski

Dr. Lisa Drago Piechowski, Ph.D., ABPP, a board certified forensic psychologist (ABPP), has been in practice for more than twenty years. Specializing in civil forensic matters, Dr. Piechowski has a particular interest in employment-related cases including disability, wrongful termination, sexual harassment, ADA, fitness for duty, and workplace violence. In addition to her civil work, she is a forensic examiner for the State of Maryland conducting court-ordered competency and criminal responsibility evaluations.

Dr. Piechowski is the author of the book Best Practices for Forensic Mental Health Assessment: Evaluation of Workplace Disability as well as a number of book chapters and articles on topics related to personal injury, fitness for duty, ADA, psychological assessment, and disability. She has provided professional training on these topics for the American Psychological Association, the American Bar Association, the American Academy of Forensic Psychology, and the British Psychological Society.

Dr. Piechowski served on the Taskforce for the Revision of the Specialty Guidelines for Forensic Psychology, as chair of the American Psychological Association Committee on Professional Practice and Standards, and as co-chair of the American Psychological Association Committee on Legal Issues. She is the past-president of the American Board of Forensic Psychology, a past executive board member of the American Academy of Forensic Psychology, and serves as an examiner for board certification in forensic psychology.

In addition to her private practice in Maryland, Dr. Piechowski is an adjunct professor of clinical psychology at the American School of Professional Psychology—Northern Virginia, where she teaches courses in ethics, psychological assessment, and forensic psychology.