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Matthew Frost Soulier, M.D. View profile as PDF

Matthew Frost Soulier

Clinical Interests

I am interested in the investigation and adjudication of sexually violent crimes, both for adults and children. As a general and child forensic psychiatrist, I perform evaluations and testify in the areas of abuse, juvenile delinquency, adult criminal activity, and custody.

Research/Academic Interests

My primary academic interest includes the investigation and adjudication of sexually violent crimes.


Associate Clinical Professor
Program Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, General Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatry


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


Ticon II Building
2516 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Phone: 916-734-5177

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M.D., University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City UT 2002
B.S., University of Utah, Salt Lake City UT 1998


Psychiatry, Duke Medical Center, Salt Lake City UT 2002-2005
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Massachusetts General and McLean Hospitals, Harvard Medical School, Boston MA 2005-2007


Forensic Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston MA 2007-2008

Board Certifications:

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology,
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry,
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Forensic Psychiatry,

Professional Memberships:

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training
Central California Regional Organization of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Select Honors and Awards:

American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law Young Investigator Award, 2009

Select Recent Publications:

Soulier M, McBride A. Mental Health Screening and Assessment of Detained Youth. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2016 Jan;25(1):27-39.

Bhe E, Summers S, Pakyurek M, Soulier M, Ferranti J. Outpatient Psychiatric Documentation Use by Primary Care Physicians Following De-Sensitization in the Electronic Medical Record. Acad Psychiatry. 2015 Dec;39(6):639-44.

Soulier MF, Scott CL. Juveniles in court. Harv Rev Psychiatry. 2010 Nov-Dec;18(6):317-25.

Soulier MF, Maislen A, Beck JC. Status of the psychiatric duty to protect, circa 2006. J Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 2010;38(4):457-73.

Soulier M. Juvenile offenders: competence to stand trial. Psychiatr Clin North Am. 2012 Dec;35(4):837-54.

Albertine KH, Soulier MF, Wang Z, Ishizaka A, Hashimoto S, Zimmerman GA, Matthay MA, Ware LB. Fas and fas ligand are up-regulated in pulmonary edema fluid and lung tissue of patients with acute lung injury and the acute respiratory distress syndrome. Am J Pathol. 2002 Nov;161(5):1783-96.

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