Ismail Yassai CV

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Ismail Yassai, Ph.D.
Newport Executive & Forensic Consultants Corporation
1101 Dove Street, Suite 165
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 637-0730
Fax: (949) 251-0313

Ismail Yassai, Ph.D

Professional Experience
1972-Present Positive Recovery Center, Inc., Tustin, California. Clinical and forensic psychologist. Conducting individual evaluations
and treatment of patients with psychological disorders,marital and family problems, and substance use and abuse problems both in an inpatient and outpatient settings.Conducting Qualified Medical Legal and Agreed Medical Legal Evaluations, Independent Medical Examinations And providing expert testimonies

Santa Ana Psychiatric Center, Santa Ana, California.Consulting psychologist to the adolescent program,
developing a treatment program for a 40-bed psychiatric center and providing crisis interventions, as well as
evaluating patients for hospital admission. Also provided individual, family and group psychotherapy

1988-1996 P.S.Y. Health System, Orange, California Founder and president of a multi-specialty clinic with
multiple locations, providing orthopedic, internal medicine, neurology and psychiatric evaluations and treatment,
providing crisis interventions and treatment for work-related injuries on behalf of the employers and insurance
carriers to employees suffering from a variety of industrial injuries resulting from explosions, criminal acts and industrial
1976-1984 Alcohol Abuse Program, Orange, California.Consulting and treating psychologist providing counseling to patients with alcohol-related problems, providing assess-ment for inpatient group psychotherapy at Brea Neuro-psychiatric Hospital, and examination of patients for admission to the hospital
1973-1980 Department of Mental Health, Orange, California Staff Psychologist
1975-1980 Superior Court of California, Orange, California Psychologist
1972-1975 Juvenile Court, Orange, California Staff Psychologist at Probation Department.
1971-1972 Chapman University, Orange, California Director of Community Clinic, supervising interns conducting evaluations and providing individual and family psychotherapy, setting up programs, raising funds and overseeing the operation of the clinic
Licenses and Credentials
1992 Qualified Medical Examiner, Industrial Medical Council
1981 Licensed Psychologist, California, PSY6949
1974 Marriage, Family and Child Therapist, California MFT6443
1978 United States International University, San Diego, CA Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology  
1972 Chapman University, Orange, California Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology  
1970 Chapman University, Orange, California Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology  
  • • American Psychological Association
  • • American College of Forensic Psychology
  • • California Medical Council
  • • California Association for Marriage and Family Therapists
  • • Iranian American Mental Health Society