Dr. Robert Mendoza is a neuropsychologist who has been working in the field of forensic mental health for fifteen years. He is also a forensic neuropsychologist, having completed his fellowship in neuropsychology at Harvard Medical School. He performs over 100 assessments a year for criminal and civil cases involving exposure to toxic substances, dementia, as well as criminal responsibility and competency-to-stand-trial evaluations. He has also consulted on many homicide and multiple-homicide cases. He has extensive knowledge of and experience with a wide range of psychodiagnostic and neuropsychological tests including those especially designed for sex offender populations. In addition to being the President of BFA, Dr. Mendoza is an Assistant Professor at Tufts Medical School, Chief of Clinical Psychology on the in-patient forensic service and is on the staff of Tufts Medical Center in the Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Mendoza has also provided educational and scientific presentations to college graduate and undergraduates, lawyers, and medical and mental health professionals throughout the United States.
Dr. William Stone is a neuropsychologist who has been a clinician and researcher in the field of mental health for approximately twenty years. He is widely considered to be an internationally well respected researcher in the field of schizophrenia. He completed his fellowship in neuropsychology at Harvard Medical School. He performs evaluations for civil and criminal cases with an expertise in major mental illness, learning disabilities and neurological disorders. He has published over 100 journal articles, reviews, book chapters and books. In addition to his work at BFA, he is also on staff at The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in the Department of Psychiatry and he is the Director of Training for the Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropsychology at the Massachusetts Mental Health Center and The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He is an Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He is national speaker on a range of mental health topics.
Dr. Laura Phillips is a neuropsychologist who performs evaluations for both civil and criminal matters. She earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Harvard University. She completed an internship in Adult Neuropsychology and Medical Psychology at the University of Arizona Medical Center and a fellowship in Neuropsychology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in the departments of Psychiatry and Cognitive Neurology. She has a special interest and expertise in major mental disorders including schizophrenia. Her research in psychotic disorders has resulted in national awards. She has been the principal investigator on multiple grants, published in peer reviewed journals, and presented at conferences around the country on a variety of topics related to mental illness. In addition to her work at BFA, Dr. Phillips is on the staff of Mt. Auburn Hospital where she does neuropsychology consultations for the departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, Geriatrics, and Primary Care. She also is a clinician as part of the Mount Auburn Hospital Memory Clinic.
Dr. Lisa Iguchi is a neuropsychologist who performs evaluations for a range of clinical matters. She also sees a number of patients in psychotherapy. She earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Suffolk University. She completed a predoctoral internship and postdoctoral fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Massachusetts Mental Health Center. She serves as adjunct faculty at Massachusetts Mental Health Center and as a neuropsychologist at Mount Auburn Hospital. She has co-authored peer-reviewed articles on topics related to schizophrenia and autism spectrum disorders, and she has been involved in research on topics related to neurodegenerative disorders and drug addiction. Dr. Iguchi is licensed in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.