Dr. Daven Morrison

Dr. Daven Morrison



David “Daven” E. Morrison, III, M.D. is a psychiatrist. His practice concentrates on leadership and executive functioning. With his extensive experience working with senior executives, Dr. Morrison was recruited to be a subject matter expert for the Institute for Fraud Prevention in 2008. Along with two colleagues, he has written a paper: Bringing Freud to Fraud, which will be published in the JFIA. He has presented his ideas on the motivations of those who commit fraud in the executive ranks for international conferences on Organizational Psychiatry, as well as emotions and motivation.

The paper has become a book and he is a co-author of The A.B.C.s of Behavioral Forensics; Understanding the Psychology of Financial Fraud (Wiley), and CAREERS: A Brainwise Guide to managing your career. Dr. Morrison is also a principal with Morrison Associates, Ltd. - which has been working with financial service firms such as banks, accounting firms, insurance companies and private equity groups since 1976.

Dr. Morrison is a board‐certified psychiatrist and an active member of many professional groups and associations.