Meet the Team

Dana R. Anderson, PsyD

Licenses: CA PSY33167, NV PY1101, PSYPACT 14010

Clinical Forensic Psychologist

As CEO and founder of PsychologyDr, Dr. Anderson provides news and media commentary to various television agencies and media outlets. Dr. Anderson specializes in forensic assessments, evaluating the most dangerous criminal offenders. She provides risk assessments,  crisis intervention, and critical incident debriefings after homicides, suicides, and sexual assaults. Dr. Anderson is consulted with on high-profile cases from Las Vegas to Los Angeles.

PsychologyDr is contracted with numerous government agencies in California, including being appointed as an expert witness for the California Superior Court- Shasta County Criminal Division, Siskiyou County Criminal Division, Tehama County CPS, Shasta County CPS,  Shasta County Department of Probation, Shasta County Public Defender’s office and the Shasta County Juvenile Hall. In Los Angeles, she is appointed in CPS, family law, and civil law cases and provides contractual services to District 9 in Ohio.

As the dynamic host of the Killer Psychologist Podcast, Dr. Anderson extends her influence beyond traditional platforms. Through podcasts, ID documentaries, and articles, she educates the public by unraveling the intricate facets of human behavior and the legal system. Her commitment to advancing forensic psychology isn’t bound by geographical constraints; while based in California, Dr. Anderson is duly licensed in Nevada, California as well as all 38 PSYPACT states. 

Dr. Anderson’s dedication extends to mentoring emerging forensic psychology students and imparting skills and passion for success in this demanding field. As a forensic psychologist, Dr. Anderson is as a top leading figure, contributing to the social good and leaving a lasting mark on the forensic psychology landscape.

Craig Wetterer, PhD, JD, MSCP

Expert Witness, Attorney, Supervisor

Dr. Wetterer has a robust background, not only a psychologist, licensed attorney, and professor, but as a retired law enforcement officer. Dr. Wetterer brings a wealth of experience as a senior expert witness and a contributor to the Killer Psychologist Podcast show. Dr. Wetterer is duly licensed in Nevada, California & all PSYPACT states.

CA #Psy29037 NV #PY0899

Kristina Disney, PhD, CCHP-MH

Forensic Psychologist

Dr. Disney is licensed in NC and FL and offers psychological evaluations in all PSYPACT states. Dr. Disney has 15 years’ experience across clinical & forensic settings, specializing in forensic assessments, expert witness testimony, and prison-based interventions, including suicide prevention and trauma-informed care.
NC #6159 PY#8733

Alexis M. Arceo, MA

Report Editor & Immigration Intake

Alexis earned a Masters in Education from Vanderbilt University and has a passion for editing psychological reports. She spearheads Immigration evaluation reports by providing research for Country of Origin and assists the team with streamlining the report process, which may include compiling criminal and medical records.

INTERNS

Jillian Lakey, BS

Psychology Intern, Practicum Student

Jillian is a doctoral student in clinical psychology at Alliant International University in Sacramento. She holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology with a minor in education from the UC Davis. Her professional interests lie in forensic psychology and psychological assessments. Jillian has gained clinical assessment experience at the Veterans inpatient psychiatric setting.

Mia Root, BS

Psychology Intern, Practicum Student

Mia is a doctoral student in clinical psychology at Alliant International University. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Forensic Psychology and has a passion for forensic psychology. Her background experience includes working with juveniles on probation.

Julia Yousif, BS

Psychology Intern, Practicum Student

Julia is a doctoral student in clinical psychology at Alliant International University in Sacramento. She is passionate about how mental health and the legal system intersect and is gaining clinical forensic assessment experience.

SUPPORT STAFF

Abigail Cauthon

Social Media Manager

Abby manages social media content and podcast production, including guest bookings, collaboration and brand deals for Killer Psychologist. As a brand manager, she leads design ads and marketing for PsychologyDR.

Beth Heslet

Administrative Operations Manager

Beth oversees administrative operations and account management. She is instrumental in contract negotiating for law firms and government agencies, and managing expenses and payroll.