Daniel Pickar

Daniel Pickar, Ph.D. is a child psychologist and Diplomate of the American Board of Professional Psychology. He is in independent practice in clinical and forensic psychology in Santa Rosa and specializes in child custody evaluations, mediation, consultation to family law attorneys, and psycho-educational evaluations of children.  For 12 years, he served as the Chief of Child and Family Psychiatry at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Santa Rosa, California. He has published numerous journal articles and book chapters in the areas of child custody evaluation, children with special needs and neurodiversity in family court, and child custody mediation. He regularly presents workshops at AFCC and AAML conferences. He is currently on the Board of Directors of the Association of Family & Conciliation Courts and serves on the editorial board of the Family Court Review.