Linda Miles



Director, Clinical Training

  • Campus:
  • Los Angeles
Forensic Psychology
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Address Map of 4199 Campus Dr Irvine CA 92612
Office Suite E
4199 Campus Dr
Irvine, CA 92612
Office Phone

Director of Clinical Training, Clinical Forensic Program, California Campuses


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 History
Degree Institution
BA. UCLA 1976 Psychology
M.A. CSPP-LA 1978 Psychology
Ph.D. CSPP-LA 1980 Psychology
Licensed Psychologist California PSY 08520
Professional Memberships
Role Organization
Forensic Mental Health Association
Licensed Psychologist, California PSY 08520
Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise
Forensic Psychology Competency to Stand Trial
Criminal Responsibility
Expert Testimony
Expert Witness
Murder/Provocation Defense
Sexual Offenders