Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Child, Adolescent and Family

Child, Adolescent and Family Forensic Psychiatry is a specialization within the domain of Forensic Psychiatry/Psychology and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry that involves the administrative, civil or criminal/adjudicative assessment of children and adolescents.  The evaluation of the family is usually an integral part of the assessment.




This program also provides evaluations for children and juveniles in the areas of:

Meet the Faculty

Learn more about our doctors via faculty profiles:

Krissie Fernandez Smith, PhD
Helen Morrison, MD
Philip C O'Donnell, MJ, PhD