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Bob Stinson

Dr. Bob Stinson

stinson@forumohio.com

Bob Stinson, Psy.D., J.D., LICDC-CS, ABPP is a board-certified forensic psychologist, an attorney at law, and a licensed independent chemical dependency counselor – clinical supervisor. Dr. Stinson is listed in the National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Forensic Psychology (AAFP) and a Diplomate in forensic psychology with the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP). Dr. Stinson worked for 15 years on a forensic unit at Twin Valley Behavioral Healthcare (an inpatient psychiatric hospital, serving the severely mentally ill), where he also served on the hospital’s Ethics Committee for a number of years, chairing it for his last two years. Now, Dr. Stinson is the Chief of Behavioral Health Services for the Ohio Department of Youth Services. He provides training and supervision to students, interns, and post-doctoral residents. He lectures across the country in the areas of mental health law and ethics. He is an Adjunct Professor of Clinical Psychology at Wright State University’s School of Professional Psychology and The Ohio State University Department of Psychology, he is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, and he is an Adjunct Professor of Law at The Ohio State University’s Moritz College of Law. Dr. Stinson holds membership in several legal and psychological professional associations, including APA (and several of its divisions), OPA (where he serves on the Board as Past-President and is a member and past-chair of the Ethics Committee), OSBA, and COPA (where he once served as the President of the organization). Dr. Stinson also maintains a private practice, providing consultations and evaluations, specializing in clinical and forensic psychology; in his law practice, he represents professionals as it relates to licensing boards and related matters.

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John Tilley

Dr. John L. Tilley

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Dr. Tilley earned his Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in psychology from Capital University and his Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) in clinical psychology from the University of Indianapolis. As part of his graduate training, Dr. Tilley completed formal practica in forensic psychology at Twin Valley Behavioral Healthcare in Dayton and in child/adolescent psychology at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis. His internship in correctional psychology was completed at the Federal Medical Center in Lexington. He completed his post-doctoral training in forensic psychology at Twin Valley Behavioral Healthcare in Columbus. Dr. Tilley is the chief executive officer of Behavioral Science Specialists, LLC and co-owner of Forum Ohio, LLC, which provide behavioral health, medical, and forensic assessment, consultative, educational, and research services. He regularly conducts psychological evaluations for a variety of agencies and court systems in the Columbus metropolitan area, including the Franklin County Municipal Court, the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas Probation Department, the Franklin County Juvenile Court, the Franklin County Probate Court, and the Franklin County Office on Aging. He has been recognized as an expert in clinical and forensic psychology in dozens of courts throughout Ohio. He has been an adjunct clinical faculty member at Capital University since 2001 where he teaches courses on psychology, including introductory psychology and forensic psychology. He is also a member of the Ohio Psychological Association, the Central Ohio Psychological Association, the American Psychology-Law Society, and American Mensa. He is presently involved in the Ohio Psychological Association’s Leadership Development Academy and has professional interests in the area of the provision of mental health services to the severely mentally ill within correctional facilities. Dr. Tilley is board-certified in forensic psychology through the American Board of Forensic Psychology and is a diplomate of the American Academy of Forensic Psychology.

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Tawnee Alwine

Dr. Tawnee Alwine

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Dr. Tawnee Alwine earned a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Psychology and a B.A. in Criminology from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She earned her Master of Science (M.S.) in Criminal Justice Forensic Psychology from Tiffin University. And she earned her Doctorate of Psychology (Psy.D.) in Clinical Forensic Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. As part of her formal training, Dr. Alwine completed practica experiences in various community mental health settings in Illinois, providing services to youth, adolescents and adults in outpatient capacities. Many of these services included collaborating with Parole, Probation, community assistance services, and other health providers. Dr. Alwine also continued her practicum experience in Ohio within the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, providing services to adults in highly secured correctional settings. This included training in psychological testing, group and individual therapy, and crisis services. Her internship in clinical forensic psychology was completed with a closed commitment facility for rehabilitation and mental health services for Sexually Violent Persons in Illinois, where she received additional training in psychological testing, crisis and risk evaluations, and therapy services.

Eric Anderson

Dr. Eric Anderson

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Dr. Eric Anderson completed his Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Psychology and History at Capital University. He went on to receive his Master of Arts (M.A.) in Rehabilitation Counseling at The Ohio State University. Following his Master’s degree, he obtained a Certificated Rehabilitation Counselor certificate. Dr. Anderson received his Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Rehabilitation Psychology. He completed his doctoral practica at the Geriatric Research and Education Clinical Center (GRECC) at the William S. Middleton VA Hospital where he conducted neuropsychological testing, assisted in the Wisconsin Brain Bank, participated in research studies, and diagnosed dementias of various etiologies. His pre-doctoral internship was completed at the Dean Medical Center in Madison, Wisconsin within the Adult Neuropsychology Department. Dr. Anderson was an adjunct professor at Capital University, primarily teaching Research Methods. Dr. Anderson has publications on developmental psychology and prediction of Alzheimer’s disease using neuropsychological testing. In addition to working at Forum Ohio, Dr. Anderson is an Instructor at Wright State University in the Rehabilitation Services Undergraduate Program. He is a member of the American Psychological Association and the Ohio Psychological Association.

Hillary Brown

Hillary Brown

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Hillary Brown earned her Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Psychology from Capital University, where she developed a passion for the Forensic Psychology field. Ms. Brown brings an extensive background in accounting as well as business administration to the practice. Hillary is dedicated to serving our clients as the office manager of Forum Ohio.

Ben Hendrickson

Dr. Ben Hendrickson

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Ben Hendrickson, Psy.D., earned his Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in Psychology from The Ohio State University. He earned his Master’s and Doctoral degrees from Wright State University, School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Hendrickson completed a pre-doctoral internship at the Arkansas State Hospital, an acute inpatient and forensic facility in Little Rock, Arkansas. While on internship, he completed clinical and didactic training with concentrations in forensic assessment, general psychological assessment, adolescent sex-offender treatment, acute psychiatric-inpatient treatment, and community mental health. Dr. Hendrickson also completed a formal forensic postdoctoral fellowship through the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). While on fellowship, Dr. Hendrickson completed Competency to Stand Trial and Sanity evaluations for adults and juveniles, as well as violence risk assessments, diminished capacity evaluations, and pre-employment Fitness for Duty evaluations. Dr. Hendrickson has also provided forensic psychological testimony in Pulaski County, Arkansas.

Jeremy D. Kaufman

Dr. Jeremy D. Kaufman

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Jeremy D. Kaufman, Psy.D. earned his B.S. from The Ohio State University and his M.A. and Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Georgia School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Kaufman completed an internship at Oregon Health and Science University, a LEND (Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities) program. He completed his post-doctoral training in Pediatric Psychology with a focus on children with mental retardation and developmental disabilities and their families at Nationwide Children’s Hospital/The Ohio State University. He has been the Director of Psychological Health for the Ohio National Guard. Currently, he provides psychological services at the Veteran's Administration, Behavioral Science Specialists, LLC, and Forum Ohio, LLC. Dr. Kaufman provides psychological evaluation and treatment services to adults and children, particularly from a behavioral perspective. He is a member of the American Psychological Association and the Ohio Psychological Association.

Jennifer Kutys

Dr. Jennifer Kutys

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Jennifer Kutys, Psy.D., received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from The Ohio State University. She completed her Master's and Doctorate degrees in Clinical Psychology at Wright State University, School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Kutys has a history of service provision in county jails, state prisons, federal medical centers, state hospitals, and community mental health agencies.

Laura Sowers

Laura Sowers

sowers@forumohio.com

Laura Sowers earned her Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Special Populations from American Intercontinental University. She completed her Masters of Arts in Forensic Psychology from Argosy University in Nashville, Tennessee. Her experience includes evaluation and psychological testing within the criminal justice population. Additionally, she has earned an Associates of Applied Science degree in Interpreting/ American Sign Language Education and has several years of experience as a sign language interpreter, which has led to her specific interest in working with the Deaf population within the field of forensic psychology.

Jenna Wade

Dr. Jenna Wade

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Dr. Jenna Wade completed her Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Psychology with a minor concentration in Criminology from Miami University. She earned her Master of Arts (M.A.) in Forensic Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional of Psychology and her Doctorate of Clinical Psychology (Psy.D) from Adler University in Chicago, IL. Dr. Wade completed her clinical internship at Rockdale Regional Juvenile Justice Center (RRJJC), a private residential treatment facility in Rockdale, TX. While on internship she completed clinical and didactic training in forensic assessment, individual, group, and family treatment with general juvenile offenders, and adolescent substance abuse and sex offender treatment. Dr. Wade also has experience with general psychological assessment in community mental health, fitness for duty evaluations and job suitability screenings, suicide risk assessment, crisis intervention, and providing treatment services to adults in correctional and residential settings. She is a member of the American Psychological Association and the American Psychology- Law Society.