Mitchell R. Flesher, Ph.D., J.D.
Dr. Flesher is a licensed psychologist and licensed attorney in the state of Kansas. His practice is devoted to clinical and forensic assessment. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship in forensic psychology at Western Missouri Mental Health Center and worked as a forensic psychologist in the Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) from 2003 until 2010. He performed hundreds of evaluations of Kansas prisoners to determine risk of violence and sexual recidivism, as well as sexual predator status. He has been conducting clinical and forensic evaluations in private practice since 2005, including such forensic issues as competency, criminal responsibility, mitigation of sentencing, Miranda waiver, and Sexual Violent Predator status, as well as clinical evaluation of mental health conditions and disabilities.
He has been admitted as an expert witness in forensic and mental health issues in numerous jurisdictions in Kansas and Missouri state courts and federal court. He previously served as Regional Mental Health Coordinator for the mental health contractor for the Kansas prison system, and he is currently the Veterans Justice Outreach Specialist for the Eastern Kansas VA Health Care System.