Publications

Dr. Gold is the award-winning author of multiple textbooks, book chapters, and peer-reviewed articles.

Books

Book 1 Editor and Contributing Author, Gun Violence and Mental Illness (American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc. 2016).
Book 2 Editor and Contributing Writer, Clinical Guide to Mental Disability Evaluations(Springer 2011)

Book 3

Editor and Contributing Writer, The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Forensic Psychiatry, Second Edition (American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2009; first edition 2004)
Book 4

Author, Evaluating Mental Health Disability in the Workplace

Awarded the American Psychiatric Association and American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law Manfred S. Guttmacher Award in 2011 for the best contribution to the literature of forensic psychiatry

Book 5

Author, Sexual Harassment: Psychiatric Assessment in Employment Litigation

 (American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2004)

 Awarded the 2006 Guttmacher Award

Book Chapters

  • Gold, LH and Vanderpool, DL: “Relief from Disabilities:” Mental Health Evaluations in Firearm Rights Restoration Hearings. In Gold, LH (Editor) and Simon, RI (Coeditor): Gun Violence and Mental Illness. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., (2016).
  • Simon, RI and Gold, LH: Suicide and Firearms: Risk Assessment and Public Policy. In Gold, LH (Editor) and Simon, RI (Coeditor): Gun Violence and Mental Illness. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., (2016).
  • Trestman, RL; Volkmar, F; and Gold, LH: Accessing Mental Health Care. In Gold, LH (Editor) and Simon, RI (Coeditor): Gun Violence and Mental Illness. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., (2016).
  • Gold, LH; Metzner, J.; and Buck, J.: Psychiatric Disability Determinations and Personal Injury Litigation. In Rosner, R. and Scott, C. (Editors): Principles and Practice of Forensic Psychiatry, 3rd edition. Arnold, in press
  • Gold, LH: Sexual Harassment. In Rosner, R. and Scott, C. (Editors): Principles and Practice of Forensic Psychiatry, 3rd edition. Arnold, in press (also in 2nd edition, published 2003)
  • Gold, LH: Mental Health Disability: A Model for Assessment. In Gold LH and Vanderpool, DL (Editors): Clinical Guide to Mental Disability Evaluations. Springer, 2012
  • Gold, LH: Suicide and Gender. In Simon, R.I and Hales, R.E. (Editors): The American Psychiatric Textbook of Suicide Assessment and Management, 2nd edition. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2012 (also in first edition, published 2006)
  • Gold, LH and Stejskal, W: Employment Discrimination and Harassment. In Drogin, EY; Sadoff, RL; Dattilo, FM; and Gutheil, TG (Editors): Handbook of Forensic Assessment: Psychological and Psychiatric Perspectives. John Wiley & Sons, 2011
  • Gold, LH: The Workplace. In Simon, RI and Gold, LH (Editors): The American Psychiatric Textbook of Forensic Psychiatry, 2nd edition. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2010 (also in first edition, published 2004)
  • Simon, RIand Gold, LH: Psychiatric Diagnosis in Litigation. In Simon, RI and Gold, LH (Editors): The American Psychiatric Textbook of Forensic Psychiatry, 2nd edition. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2010 (also in first edition, published 2004)
  • Berger, SH and Gold, LH: Starting a Forensic Practice. In Simon, RI and Gold, LH (Editors): The American Psychiatric Textbook of Forensic Psychiatry, 2nd edition. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2010
  • Gold, LH: Rediscovering Forensic Psychiatry. In Simon, RI and Gold, LH (Editors): The American Psychiatric Textbook of Forensic Psychiatry, 2nd edition. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2010 (also in 1st edition, published 2004)
  • Weinstock, R and Gold, LH: Ethical issues in Forensic Psychiatry. In Simon, RI and Gold, LH (Editors): The American Psychiatric Textbook of Forensic Psychiatry, 2nd edition. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2010 (also in 1st edition, published 2004)
  • Gold, LH: Psychiatric Diagnoses and the Retrospective Assessment of Mental Status. Simon, RI and Shuman, DS (Editors): Retrospective Assessment of Mental States in Litigation: Predicting the Past. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2002
  • Gold, LH: PTSD in Employment Litigation. In Simon, RI (Editor): Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Litigation: Guidelines for Forensic Assessment, 2nd edition. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc., 2002
  • Gold, LH and Simon, RI: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Employment Cases. In McDonald, JJ and Kulick, F (Editors): Mental and Emotional Injuries in Employment Litigation, 2nd edition. Washington DC: The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc., 2001

Articles

  • Gold, LH: DSM-5 and the assessment of functioning: The World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule 2.0 (WHODAS 2.0). Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2014, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp 173-181
  • Gold, LH: Introduction to the Special Section on DSM-5 and Forensic Psychiatry. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2014, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp 132-135
  • Gold, LH: Daniel W. Shuman: A gift for collaboration, Southern Methodist University Law Review, 2011,Vol. 64, pp.1197 et seq.
  • Gold, LH: Challenges in providing psychiatric disability evaluations (Commentary). Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2011, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp.189-93
  • Gold, LH: The Psychiatrist-Mom: Added stigmatization when children have ADHD. Psychiatric Services, 2010, Vol. 61, No. 12, pp. 1181-1182
  • Levin, AP, Gold, LH, Onorato, AA: POWs v. Torturers: Forensic evaluation of military personnel. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2009, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp 316-328
  • Gold, LH, Anfang SA, Drukteinis MD, JD, et al.: Forensic Evaluation of Psychiatric Disability Practice Guideline. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2008, Vol. 36, No. 4, Supplement 3, pp 1-50
  • Shuman, DW and Gold, LH: Without thinking: Impulsive aggression and criminal responsibility. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 2008, Vol. 26, No. 6, pp. 723-34
  • Gold, LH, Davidson, J: Do you understand your risk? Liability and third party evaluations in civil litigation. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, June 2007, Vol. 35, No. 2, pp. 200-210
  • Gold, LH: The Doctor-patient relationship and liability in third-party evaluations for civil litigation,“ Psychiatric Times, June 2006, Vol. 23, No. 7, pp 65-6.
  • Gold, LH and Metzner, JL Psychiatric employment evaluations and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.” The American Journal of Psychiatry, Nov 2006, Vol. 163, No. 11, pp 1878-1882
  • Gold, LH and Gutheil, TG: Robert I. Simon, MD: Of psychiatry, law and books. The Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2006, Vol. 34, No. 1: pp. 9-13
  • Gold, LH and Epstein, SJ. “Formal training in women’s issues in psychiatry: A survey of residency training directors.” Academic Psychiatry, 2006, Vol. 30, No. 5, pp. 403-409
  • Gold, LH: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Litigation, article for “Psychiatric Times Special Report on Forensic Psychiatry,” Psychiatric Times, December 2005, Vol. XXII, No. 14, pp. 30-31
  • Gold, LH: Gender issues in suicide. Psychiatric Times, October 2005. Vol 22, No. 11, pp 64-72
  • Gold, LH: Psychopharmacological treatment of depression during pregnancy. Current Women’s Health Reports: Psychosocial Health 2003, Vol. 3, No. 3
  • Gold, LH: Postpartum disorders and their pharmacological treatment. Primary Care: Clinics in Office Practice, Special Issue on Women’s Mental Health, 2002, Vol. 29, No. 1, pp. 27-41
  • Gold, LH: Clinical and forensic aspects of postpartum depression. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2001, Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 344-347
  • Gold, LH: Use of psychotropic medication during pregnancy: Risk management guidelines. Psychiatric Annals, 2000, Vol. 30, No. 6, pp. 1-12
  • Gold, LH: Treatment of depression during pregnancy. Journal of Women’s Health, 1999, Vol. 8, No. 5, pp. 1-7
  • Gold, LH: Addressing bias in the forensic assessment of sexual harassment claims. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 1998, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 563-578
  • Gold, LH: Why use a forensic psychiatrist? Role conflict between treating psychiatrist and forensic psychiatrist. The Journal of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, 1998, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 16-19.
    • Reprinted in The Alaska Trial Lawyer, published by the Alaska Academy of Trial Lawyers, Volume 1, 1999, pp. 18, 25

Special Editor

  • Co-editor, Special Section, “DSM-5 and Forensic Psychiatry,” Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, Volume 42, No. 2, pp. 132-201, 2014
  • Editor, “Psychiatric Times Special Report on Forensic Psychiatry,” Psychiatric Times, Vol. XXII, No. 14, pp. 25-36, December 2005

Editorials

  • Gold, LH: Gun violence: Psychiatry, risk assessment, and social policy. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2013, Vol. 41, No. 3, pp 337 – 343
  • Gold, LH: American Psychiatric Association honors Dorothea Dix with first posthumous fellowship. Psychiatric Services56(4): 502, 2005
  • Gold, LH: AAPL and the death penalty: A historical perspective on the debate. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 33(1): 6-7, 2005

Book Reviews

  • Gold, LH: American Journal of Psychiatry, Isabela Z. Schultz, E. Sally Rogers: Work Accommodation and Retention in Mental Health (Springer, 2011). Vol. 39, No. 4, pp 598-599
  • Gold, LH: American Journal of Psychiatry, Sarah C. Charles, Paul R. Frisch: A Physician’sGuide: Adverse Events, Stress and Litigation (Oxford University Press, 2005). Vol. 163, No. 1, pp 166-167
  • Gold, LH: American Journal of Psychiatry, Robert I. Simon, Daniel W. Shuman: Clinical Manual of Psychiatry and the Law (American Psychiatric Publishing, 2007). Vol. 164, No. 5, pp 837-838