Clinical, Forensic and Neuropsychology Associates of New Mexico

​​Maribeth Price, R.N.

Registered Nurse with over 20 years experience in Women's Health.  

Selina Mangassarian, Psy.D.

Licensed clinical psychologist in New Mexico and California. Specialties include adult and juvenile neuropsychological and forensic  evaluations regarding competency to stand trial, amenability to treatment, risk assessment, specific intent, and not guilty by reason of insanity referrals. Dr. Mangassarian has served as an expert witness and conducted evaluations all across the state of New Mexico, in various settings, with a variety of cultural populations. She is ABPP board eligible in clinical neuropsychology, receiving her education and most training at APA accredited institutions, including the California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP), Harbor-UCLA, the Sierra Nevada VA Healthcare System, and Neuropsychological Services of New Mexico. Dr. Mangassarian also upholds an M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Southern California, and an M.A. in Clinical Psychology From CSPP.


Kim Freeland, Ph.D., LMHC

Retired former Dean of Academic Affairs/Full Professor; Doctorate Degree in Adult/Health Education; Master's Degrees in Educational Administration/Psychology and Clinical Counseling. Dr. Freeland is a New Mexico Licensed Mental Health Counselor with specializations in Forensic Evaluations and Equine Therapy.



Renate Wewerka, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist in New Mexico, received her Ph.D. from the University of Vienna, Austria in 1977, and is also a licensed psychologist in Maryland. Since coming to the United States, Dr. Wewerka has worked at Johns Hopkins University, various institutions in Maryland and New Mexico, including The Behavioral Health Institute at Las Vegas and the Social Security Administration. She has specialized in forensic psychology since the 1990's. 


Barry Fields, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist in New Mexico, received his training working in forensic psychology and general hospitals. Areas of specialization include: adult and adolescent psychodiagnostic assessment, forensic evaluations, substance abuse diagnosis and treatment and behavioral medicine. He has testified as an expert in criminal and civil court cases.

Team of Professionals

Maxann Shwartz, Ph.D., LLC, Founder

Licensed Clinical Psychologist in New Mexico and California. Specialties include adult and juvenile forensic psychological and neuropsychological evaluations, personal injury, expert witness testimony in criminal law, and psychotherapy using Mind-Body Bridging techniques. Dr. Shwartz received clinical training in medical psychology, neurological trauma, traumatic brain injury, chronic mental illness and childhood disorders (attention disorders, autism, and learning disabilities.)