Adult Services & Forensic Director

Robert A. Beattey, JD, PhD, ABPP-F

Dr. Beattey is a clinical and forensic psychologist with a focus on neuropsychological, civil, and criminal forensic assessment. He is board certified in forensic psychology. He previously served as Chief of Psychology at Fairfax Behavioral Health in the Pacific Northwest. Also an attorney, he teaches and conducts research unified by a focus on evidence-based decision making in clinical, legal, and public policy contexts.


Ph.D.: Clinical Psychology, John Jay College, CUNY Graduate Center; J.D.: The Ohio State University


Washington State Department of Social and Health Services, Special Commitment Center, Forensic Services Department


CA Department of State Hospitals, MSH Los Angeles, Department of Psychology

Board Certification

American Board of Professional Psychology, Diplomate in Forensic Psychology