Forensic Services Program
Forensic psychiatry is a branch of medicine which focuses on the interface of law and mental health. WellSpan health offers these services in the communities we serve and may include psychiatric consultation in a wide variety of legal matters (sometimes with expert testimony), as well as clinical work.
The types of evaluations offered by the Forensic Services Program include but are not limited to Adult Forensic Psychiatry, Juvenile Forensic Psychiatry, Geriatric Forensic Psychiatry, Forensic Psychological Testing, Forensic Neuropsychological Testing, Evaluations for the Pennsylvania Department of Adult Probation and Parole. WellSpan Behavioral Health offers a variety of evaluations that can aid in evaluating mental health status. These evaluations can be applied to issues in legal contexts embracing civil, criminal and correctional or legislative matters.
For more information about our forensic psychiatry services or to refer a client for an evaluation, please call (717) 812-4225, or (717) 812-4053.