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Linda Miles

Linda Miles

Director of Clinical Training
  • Ph.D. Licensed Psychologist

    Clinical/Forensic

  • The Chicago School Irvine
    The Chicago School Los Angeles
Department
Forensic Psychology
Address
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Office Location
Office Phone
On-campus Ext.
Email
lmiles@thechicagoschool.edu
Website
Biography

Director of Clinical Training, Clinical Forensic Program, California Campuses

Training:

  • UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA: Forensic

    Dept. of Psychiatry, Forensic Psychology Internship

    Clinical evaluation, assessment and treatment of criminally insane offenders

  • Long Beach Neuropsychiatric Institute, Long Beach, CA: Clinical

    Clinical:  adult, adolescent, and child

    Research: University of California, Irvine-Long Beach Neuropsychiatric Institute

    Data-collection, “Schedule for Affective Disorders (SADS),” Spitzer & Endicott, 1978; for Spitzer, “Diagnostic & Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders” (DSM III), 1980

  • Metropolitan State Hospital, Norwalk, CA, Clinical/Forensic

    Clinical: All-Male Penal Code Ward

    Research: Member, research team, University of Southern California-Metropolitan State Hospital Psychopharmacology Unit

Practice limited to forensics:

  • Civil Commitment: LPS & Probate, Murphy Conservatorship of violent offenders; Least Restrictive Level of Care, Capacity to Give Informed Consent. Qualified Expert Witness: testimony, (court and jury trials) in Orange County Superior Court.
  • Criminal:  PC 1026, Sanity; PC 1370, Competency to Stand Trial; Restoration of Sanity. Evaluation of mentally ill violent offenders, Mentally Disordered Offenders, sex offenders. Consultation: Orange County District Attorney, Public/Alternate Defender, private attorneys, law enforcement, probation/parole, victims. Testimony, Orange County Superior Court (criminal), jury and court trials. Qualified Expert Witness, Orange, San Bernardino, Riverside and San Diego Counties.

Education
  • BA. UCLA 1976, Psychology
  • M.A., CSPP-LA, 1978 Psychology
  • Ph.D., CSPP-LA, 1980 Psychology
  • Licensed Psychologist, California PSY 08520
Licensure(s)

Licensed Psychologist, California PSY 08520

Areas Of Expertise

Professional Memberships

Forensic Mental Health Association