The State Bar Association of North Dakota Summer 2014 Gavel Magazine - Page 16

Benson Psychological Services, PC Introduces Dr. Stacey Benson Dr. Stacey Benson was born and raised in the Fargo/Moorhead area and returned after graduate school to focus her clinical and forensic practice here in the Red River Valley. After 10 years as the chief psychologist at a local human service center, she founded Benson Psychological Services, PC, which has now grown to include 7 psychologists as well as LICSW’s, psychology residents and interns. Dr. Benson has a well-earned reputation as a leader in the region, having practiced in the area for over 15 years. Dr. Benson provides forensic evaluations, expert testimony and clinical consultation on a wide variety of forensic cases, but with specific expertise in working with individuals charged or convicted of a sexual crime. She has testified in state, federal and military court and has completed more than 100 Civil Commitment evaluations on Sexually Dangerous Individuals. Other areas of forensic specialties include competency evaluations, criminal responsibility, threat assessments, violence risk, psychological injuries, parental capacities and more. read more at Additional Forensic Services provided at BPS include; • Collaberative Divorce • Sexually Dangerous Individual Evaluations • Parent Training for Sexual Issues (Adolescent/Adult) • Treatment for Harmful Sexual Behaviors (Adolescent/Adult) • Domestic Violence Assessments/Treatment • Threat Assessments • Workplace/School Violence • Family Reunification • Competency to Stand Trial/ Criminal Responsibility • Fitness for Duty/Return to Work • Psychological Injuries • Court Testimony • Much More DR. JAY PHILLIPI DR. EILEEN STONE DR. SARA QUAM DR. KELLY SMITH DONYA BLAIR-TISCHER LYNNE FLANDERS USHA SINGH KRISTY KILAND CLINICAL SERVICES Children/Adolescent: ADHD, Childhood Depression/Anxiety, Social/Relationship Struggles, Learning Disorders, Disruptive Behaviors, Sexually Acting Out, Intellectual and Achievement Evaluations, Divorce/Separation, Adjustment to Life Stressors, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Chronic and Traumatic Medical Conditions and more Adults: Depression, Anxiety, Grief and Loss, Sleep Disorders, Relationship Problems, Compulsive Sexual Behaviors, Partners of those with Compulsive Sexual Behavior, General Psychological Evaluations, Psychological Evaluations to help in Marital Therapy, Evaluations of Couples looking to Adopt, Pre Bariatric Surgery Evaluations, Neurostimulator/Pain Evaluations, Partners of Sex Offenders Group and more 1308 23rd Street South, Suite G • Fargo, ND 58103 701-297-7540 • 16 THE GAVEL