Dr. Rodriguez has substantial experience in Forensic, Clinical Psychology, and Neuropsychological Assessment. He is a Member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) and Registered as a Psychologist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). He has over 26 years of clinical experience, including more than 12 years in Forensic Psychology.
Dr. Rodriguez completed his PhD from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Sydney in 2014, investigating the Neuropsychological Function of first-time sex offenders over the age of 50 (see - https://ses.library.usyd.edu.au/handle/2123/12048).
Dr. Rodriguez is a conjoint Lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, in the Forensic Mental Health Masters Program. He has a number of publications and routinely engages in criminogenic behaviour research.
Dr. Rodriguez has provided Expert Evidence for Defence and the Office of the Director of Public Prosecution for over 12 years. He has appeared in the Supreme, District, Local, and Family courts (see http://www.austlii.edu.au). He has appeared in high-profile cases throughout the years (for e.g., see -http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/nadine-haag-suicide-ruling-overturned-20130823-2sgbr.html).
Dr. Rodriguez provides Forensic and Medico-legal reports for WorkCover.
In addition to forensic work, Dr. Rodriguez provides psychological treatment using various empirically proven treatment approaches including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Schema Therapy, Acceptance Therapy and Mindfulness. He has expertise a special interest in couples counselling.
Dr. Rodriguez provides the following services: