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Maureen Reardon, PhD, ABPP

Dr. Reardon obtained a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Florida State University in 2004. She completed a clinical internship with a forensic emphasis at the University of North Carolina, Department of Psychiatry, followed by a post-doctoral fellowship in forensic psychology at Dorothea Dix Hospital. She is board-certified in forensic psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology. In the course of her training and professional career, Dr. Reardon has completed numerous court-ordered and privately retained forensic assessments of competency (to stand trial, waive Miranda), criminal responsibility, recidivism risk, and sentencing mitigation. At the Federal Medical Center in Butner, North Carolina, she supervised the completion of several hundred forensic evaluations completed annually by doctoral-level psychologists and pre-doctoral interns. She also consulted on violence risk assessments, managed therapeutic services provided to sentenced inmates, and directed the development of a “residential” forensic treatment program for those subject to civil commitment due to adjudications of insanity or non-restorability. She conducted staff training on suicide prevention, communication, employee assistance programs, and PREA. Currently, Dr. Reardon maintains a private practice based in Raleigh, North Carolina, primarily offering forensic evaluation and consultation services in several state and federal jurisdictions. Dr. Reardon serves on the faculty for the St. John’s University Forensic Psychology Postdoctoral Certificate Program and previously, for the Chicago School of Professional Psychology online Master’s Degree program. She has offered seminars and workshops for mental health and legal professionals on various psycholegal topics, including the assessment of mental state defenses, forensic evaluation in capital cases, diagnostic formulation, and expert consultation. She is co-author of the book, Simple Treatments for Complex Problems: A Flexible Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System Approach to Psychotherapy, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, and has published research in the areas of competency restoration, antisocial personality/psychopathy, and substance misuse. She is an active member of the American Psychology-Law Society and currently serves on the Continuing Education committee. She serves as faculty for the American Academy of Forensic Psychology, reviewing work samples and conducting oral examinations of candidates seeking board certification. She is the former President (2019) of the American Board of Forensic Psychology and is the current Co-Chair of Continuing Education for the American Academy of Forensic Psychology

Maureen Reardon, PhD, ABPP