Expert Evidence: The Psychologist and the Courtroom
Dr Gavan Palk
Saturday 26th October 2019 Brisbane (half-day workshop 9am-1pm)
Dr Palk is an expert Forensic Psychologist and former Chair of the APS College of Forensic Psychologists. He has a distinguished career, inclusive of work in academia, in private practice and with Queensland Corrective Services. He is also a practising Barrister in Queensland.
This half-day workshop aims to:
1. Debunk myths and misconceptions about responding to requests for and subpoena for records under subpoena;
2. Explain relevant Court protocols;
3. Review and offer comment on the preparation of expert opinion and testimony; &
4. Offer insights into examination-in-chief and cross-examination within a workshop exercise.