Department of Psychiatry
School of Medicine Queen's University

Division of Forensic and Correctional Psychiatry

Clinical Director: Dr. Tariq Hassan MBBS, MRCPsych (UK), FRCP(C), Forensic Psychiatry 

Administrative Support: Chantal Thompson


The Division of Forensic Psychiatry, Queen's University, is an academic and clinical division devoted to providing clinical services, teaching, and research at the intersection of mental health and the law.

We strive to be a leader in providing evidence-based care for forensic clients, high quality teaching, and innovative research and program development.


To provide specialized multidisciplinary forensic mental health services for adults with mental illness who have come into contact with the criminal justice system, and increase the capacity to provide these services through research, teaching, and work with community partners.