Judith Meyers, Psy.D.
Judith Meyers, Psy.D., is a clinical and forensic psychologist currently in private practice in San Diego, California. Dr. Meyers is also an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California, San Diego, in the Psychiatry Clinical Volunteer Faculty. She also serves the public sector as a forensic psychologist and expert witness by consulting with attorneys, the courts and the criminal justice system. She is a former Senior Clinical Psychologist with the Forensic Evaluation Unit, San Diego County Superior Court and past-president of the San Diego Psych-Law Society. She consults with major television networks regarding selection for reality show contestants. The shows often include international locations.
Dr. Meyers received her undergraduate degree in Secondary English Education and a Masters Degree in Education from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She received her doctorate in clinical psychology from the former Hahnemann University and Medical College in Philadelphia. Dr. Meyers has taught high school English and reading, as well as undergraduate and graduate courses in psychology.
Dr. Meyers is the co-author of the Cross-Cultural Adaptability Inventory (CCAI) a widely-used self-assessment and training tool. She also uses the CCAI for the express purpose of working with consulting services to assist in the selection of expatriates for international assignments. Her collaboration in the development of the CCAI reflects her interest in other cultures, her skills in clinical assessment and her eclectic clinical pursuits.
She has also written on the diagnosis of sexual trauma using projective testing and the evaluation of cross-cultural factors in stalking behavior. Her groundbreaking publications in the field of Cross-Cultural Adaptability include these works:
Kelley, C. and Meyers, J. Cross-Cultural Adaptability Inventory, 1988. NCS Pearson, Inc. 1995. On-line delivery, 2015, HRDQ.
Kelley, C., and Meyers, J., “The Cross-Cultural Adaptability Inventory.” Intercultural Sourcebook: Cross-Cultural Training Methods (Volume 2). Fowler, Sandra M. and Mumford, Monica G. (Eds.). Intercultural Press 1999.