Dr Alexander Jack

Dr Jack is a Registered Forensic Psychologist, currently appointed as a Specialist Member of the Parole Board and employed as a Lecturer at the University of Bath. He has extensive experience in prison psychology, secure psychiatric care, and with public protection organisations. This includes probation, FCAMHS, and counter-terrorism police. Dr Jack has completed expert reports for family courts and the parole hearings; he has questioned hundreds of psychologists on their reports in his duties for the parole board. He has expertise in complex psychopathology, offending behaviour, and issues pertinent to family psychology, such as attachment theory, psychological trauma, and the development of risk behaviour. Dr Jack is able to complete a range of cognitive, psychological, and risk assessments.

Areas of specialism

  • Criminal psychology
  • Risk assessment
  • Cognitive and capacity assessment
  • Offending behaviour
  • Forensic mental health
  • Psychological assessments of parents
  • Attachment theory
  • Adolescence and youth offending


Profession: Psychologist

Courts or Tribunals: Criminal and Offending, Family Court

Age groups: Adolescent, Adult

Psychological Specialisms: Adult Mental Health Problems, Forensic, Mental Capacity, Personality Disorder, Sexual Offending, Trauma and PTSD, Youth Offending

Therapies offered: