Forensic Psychology Services

Forensic psychologists apply psychological knowledge to legal matters in the civil and criminal arenas. Dr. Boyd specializes in the forensic evaluation, reporting, and explaining of human that has violated legal statute and/or involved the judicial system. Courts have favorably received Dr. Boyd’s written reports and trial testimony in the domains of Criminal Law, Family Law, Personal Injury, Disability, and Worker’s Compensation.

Attorneys and clients can contact Dr. Boyd at his home office:


Advanced Forensic Psychology Training
  • American Academy of Forensic Psychology
  • Institute of Law, Psychiatry & Public Policy (University of Virginia)
Two Board Certifications: Advanced Practice Diplomate Status
  • Counseling Psychology: American Board of Professional Psychology
  • Clinical Hypnosis: American Board of Psychological Hypnosis
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
  • Virginia Board of Psychology (#0810-000840)


  • Evaluations for Virginia courts and private plaintiff & defense
  • Deposition and trial testimony for Virginia Courts and private plaintiff & defense
  • Mental health expert, Social Security Administration, Office of Hearings and Appeals, Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Psychological examiner, Disability Determination Services, Commonwealth of VA
  • Forensic / Investigative hypnosis
  • Independent psychology practice (1978 - present)
  • Assistant & Associate Professor, University of Virginia (1971 - 1985)
  • Numerous Publications