Lisa Boesky

Dr. Lisa Boesky is a Psychologist and Jail Suicide Expert who has consulted on Suicide and Mental Health in corrections for 20+ years, including multiple class-action lawsuits. Dr. Lisa has developed and delivered Suicide Prevention training to correctional professionals for over two decades. She conducts “Suicide Vulnerability Assessments” within correctional facilities to assess their Suicide Prevention Practices and provides recommendations for improvement, when necessary. Dr. Lisa serves as an opinion source for national media including USA Today, US News & World Report, CNN, Fox News, The Wall Street Journal, among others. She is an experienced expert witness and forensic consultant on lawsuits related to incarcerated individuals who kill themselves. Find out more at

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