Dr. Rose Manguso also testified Holmes was not faking a mental illness.
Defenders say Holmes' strange behavior is proof of his insanity.
Brauchler noted that Dr. Jonathan Woodcock rendered his opinion before he had finished interviewing Holmes.
A second court-appointed psychiatric expert says James Holmes was legally sane at the time of the Aurora theater shooting.
Attorneys for the gunman behind the Aurora theater shooting want jurors to doubt the testimony of a court-appointed psychiatrist.
With a gag order in place since just after the attack, observers couldn't find out much about the case. The trial has changed that.
The trial kicked off Monday nearly three years after the July 2012 shooting in which 12 people died and another 70 were injured.
Wayne Wicks has been working since February to make global media coverage of the Holmes trial seamless. He's managed the press pool for other high profile trials in Colorado.
Opening statements are scheduled for Monday in the trial of James Holmes, who has admitted killing 12 people and injuring dozens more in July 2012.
Jury selection is still underway for the trial of James Holmes, which the judge says may last until October.