Welcome to Dr. Raina Lamade’s, Research Website at UMass Dartmouth. 


Raina V. Lamade, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and a licensed psychologist in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the State of New York. Broadly speaking, her research and practice areas of specialization include sexual violence, trauma, veterans, psychological and forensic assessment, including risk assessment, and psycho-legal decision making. Dr. Lamade conducts forensic assessments in the court clinics of the Commonwealth and maintains a private assessment and consulting practice, providing forensic mental health assessment services for a range of psycho-legal questions. Dr. Lamade provides clinical services to veterans, including disability compensation and pension exams, often involving PTSD (Posttraumatic Stress Disorder) and MST (Military Sexual Trauma), as well as clinical services to victims and perpetrators of sexual violence.