Dr. Jacob Hadden is a Licensed Psychologist working in Northern New York.  He holds a license to practice psychology in both New York and Vermont (Psychologist-Doctorate).  He earned his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University of Nevada, Reno in 2004.  Dr. Hadden has experience in a range of practice settings and was employed by the NYS Office of Mental Health and the NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision prior to starting his full-time, private practice.  Dr. Hadden offers a range of services to meet the needs of the community with an emphasis on forensic evaluation and psychological assessment.   

Dr. Hadden has conducted forensic evaluations and testified in courts throughout New York State.  He strives to objectively and accurately apply the science of psychology to a range of forensic and assessment questions.   He has performed work for a diverse group of referral sources including Mental Hygiene Legal Service, the NYS Office of the Attorney General, Federal Probation, District Attorneys' offices, private attorneys, and social service agencies across multiple counties.  Dr. Hadden provides free telephone consultations to discuss potential referrals.  


Dr. Hadden is currently offering the forensic services listed below:
  • Comprehensive Mental Health Evaluations;
  • Sexual Offender Evaluations;
  • Civil Confinement/Management Evaluations;
  • Risk Assessment;
  • CPL 330.20 Evaluations; 
  • Competency to Stand Trial; and
  • Parental Capacity Evaluations.


Dr. Hadden offers the following assessment services:
  • Psychological Assessment;
  • IQ and Learning Assessments; and
  • Sexual Interest Assessments.


Dr. Hadden provides professional training on various mental health topics and sexual offender evaluation and treatment.