Editorial Board


Mary Ellen O'Toole, PhD
Director, Forensic Science Program
College of Science
George Mason University
4400 University Drive
Mail Stop: 6E2
Fairfax, Virginia 22030

Federal Bureau of Investigation (Ret.)
Behavioral Analysis Unit (BAU)
Senior Profiler - Criminal Investigative Analyst

Deputy Editor

Anna Satterfield, PhD, CEAP
Texas A & M University
College Station, TX

Associate Editors

Jorge O. Folino, MD, PhD
Universidad Nacional de La Plata

Alan J. Lipman, PhD, JD
Center for the Study of Violence
Department of Psychiatry
The George Washington University Medical Center
Washington, DC

Thomas Neer, BA
FBI; Ret.
Alexandria, VA

Debra Niehoff, PhD
Bucks County Community College
Newtown, PA

Jeremy G. Richman, PhD
The Avielle Foundation
Sandy Hook, CT 

Michael H. Stone, MD
Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons
New York, NY

Stuart W. Twemlow, MD
University College London
London, United Kingdom

Managing Editor

Karen Cloud-Hansen, PhD

Editorial Board

Paul Babiak, PhD                     
Hopewell Junction, NY

Larry Barton, PhD
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL

Alan Berman, PhD, ABPP
American Association of Suicidology
Washington, DC

James Blair, PhD
National Institute of Mental Health
Bethesda, MD

Nils Böckler, Dipl, Päd
Institute Psychology and Threat Assessment
Darmstadt, Germany

Lieke Bootsma, MS
Investigative Psychologist for the Dutch National Police
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Monique Boudreaux, PhD
Nicholls State University
Thibodaux, LA

James Bueermann
The Police Foundation
Washington, DC

Emily Caster, PsyD
VA Palo Alto Healthcare System
Palo Alto, CA

Dean Esserman
Chief of Police of the New Haven Police Department
New Haven, CT

Gehan Farid, FRCOG, ARDMS
Security Forces Hospital
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Gwenaelle Fillon, PhD
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG
Ingelheim, Germany

James Alan Fox, PhD
Northeastern University
Boston, MA

James Garbarino, PhD
Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL

Steven M. Gorelick, PhD
Hunter College, City University of New York
New York, NY

Andrew J. Grottick, PhD
Arena Pharmaceuticals
San Diego, CA

Helinä Häkkänen-Nyholm, PhD
PsyJuridica Ltd.
Espoo, Finland

Jacqueline Helfgott, PhD
Seattle University
Seattle, WA

Christopher Kilmartin, PhD
University of Mary Washington
Fredericksburg, VA

Harold S. Koplewicz, MD
Child Mind Institute
New York, NY

Guy Lamb
University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa

Bandy X. Lee, MD, MDiv
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Elizabeth Leon-Mayer, PhD
Universidad Nacional de La Plata

Matthew H. Logan PhD
Investigative Psychologist (RCMP ret.)
British Columbia, Canada

Robert T. Mahoney, MS, MA
FBI, Supervisory Special Agent, (ret.)
Millbrook, NY

Arsalan Malik, MD
Comprehensive Psychiatric Services
Santa Monica, CA

Laurie Matthew, MA, MSc
Eighteen And Under
Dundee, United Kingdom

J. Reid Meloy, PhD          
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA

Robin L. Montgomery
Federal Bureau of Investigation (ret.)
Chief of Police (ret.)
Brookfield, CT
Casey Nice, MS, MPA, JD
Assistant Sheriff
Alameda County Sheriff’s Office
Oakland, CA

Michael Nichols, PhD
The Avielle Foundation
Newtown, CT

Yuki S. Nishimura, MD, PhD  
Keio University
Yokohama City, Japan
Jeffery M. Peterson                    
Colonel, USMC Retired
Principal Research Scientist
Center for Naval Analyses
Alexandria, VA

Anthony Pinizzotto, PhD      
Clinical Forensic Psychology Associates, LLC
McLean, VA

Stephen Porter, PhD
University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus
British Columbia, Canada

Frank Sacco, PhD                            
Community Services Institute
Springfield, MA

Stanton Samenow, PhD
Clinical Psychologist   
Alexandria, VA

Thomas Simpson, PhD
Boehringer Ingelheim
West Chester, PA

Sharon S. Smith, PhD
Threat Triage and Forensic Psycholinguistics
Fredericksburg, VA

Gail Stuart, PhD, RN, FAAN
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

Brian Van Brunt, EdD
The National Behavioral Intervention Team Association (NaBITA)
Berwyn, PA

Michael Woodworth, PhD
University of British Columbia - Okanagan Campus
British Columbia, Canada

Jessica Yakeley, MD        
Portman Clinic
London, United Kingdom

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