Dr. Wendy Jacobs, J.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Jacobs, J.D., Ph.D., is a Licensed Psychologist. She earned her Master and Doctorate of Philosophy degrees in Clinical Psychology at Florida State University and completed her pre-doctorial internship and post-doctorial fellowship training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical Center. She has been in private practice in Sarasota since 2001; her practice includes conducting forensic psychological evaluations and offering expert testimony for legal proceedings, as well as encompassing traditional clinical psychological testing, evaluation and psychotherapy.
Prior to attending graduate school in clinical psychology, Dr. Jacobs had earned a Juris Doctor degree from The American University Washington College of Law in Washington, DC. Her professional legal experiences include having clerked for a trial court judge on the District of Columbia Superior Court, been an Assistant Public Defender in Florida’s 12th Judicial CIrciut, and worked in a private law practice.