Andrew W. Kane


Andrew W. Kane, Ph.D., ABAP
Associated Faculty

B.A., Psychology, University of Minnesota, 1966
M.S., Clinical Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1968
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1971

Dr. Kane is a clinical and forensic psychologist in private practice in Milwaukee. Dr. Kane is a Diplomate of the American Board of Assessment Psychology. He is a Professor at the Wisconsin School of Professional Psychology, an Adjunct Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He is the author or co-author of 10 books and more than 60 professional articles and chapters. He is the Associate Editor for Psychology and the Chair of the Forensic Psychology Section of the journal Psychological Injury and the Law. He holds a Certificate of Professional Qualification (CPQ) from the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards. He is a former president of the Wisconsin Psychological Association (WPA) and of its forensic division. He served for 10 years as a member of the Ethics Committee of WPA.

In 1970, Dr. Kane founded The Counseling Center of Milwaukee, an alternative mental health program, of which he was the Executive Director until he went into full-time private practice in 1978. One result was that Dr. Kane taught Community Psychology at WSPP for the first 26 years of the School. Dr. Kane has done more than 3,000 forensic evaluations, and currently teaches a course in Civil Forensic Psychology at WSPP. Dr. Kane is the advisor for some WSPP students, and has supervised the psychotherapy of a number of students. His areas of clinical interest include Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, psychological injury, divorce, child custody, crisis intervention, civil competency, and serious and persistent mental illness.

Dr. Kane is a founding member of the WSPP faculty. He chairs the WSPP Committee on Faculty, Policy & Procedures, and is a member of the Information Technology and Forensic Sequence Committees.