Loren Hill



Loren Hill

Department Chair

  • Director, The Forensic Training Institute

  • Campus:
  • Los Angeles, CA
Forensic Psychology
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Address Map of 617 W 7th St Los Angeles CA 90017
Office 911
617 W 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Loren M. Hill earned a doctorate in clinical psychology from Fielding Graduate University in Santa Barbara, California. She holds a master's degree in counseling psychology and a bachelor's degree in liberal arts from Antioch University, in Los Angeles, California.

Dr. Hill also serves as Director of The Chicago School's Forensic Training Institute, which offers free or low-cost crisis intervention training; workshops on topics, ranging from post-traumatic stress disorder to substance abuse; mental health counseling; and research services in partnership with local organizations and agencies.

Dr. Hill is involved in developing micro- and macro-assessment tools to assist community-based organizations with documentation and effectiveness measurement.

Her interests focus on positive psychology and trauma.

Dr. Hill's expertise includes addiction; substance abuse and co-occurring disorders; trauma/PTSD, crisis intervention and secondary traumatic stress; inner-city violence; diversity issues; social economic status; and social justice and advocacy.

Education History
Degree Institution
B.A. Liberal Arts Antioch University
M.A. Counseling Psychology Antioch University
Ph.D. Clinical Psychology Fielding Graduate University
Professional Memberships
Role Organization
Member American Psychological Association
Member California Psychological Association
Member Los Angeles County Psychological Association
Member Psi Chi National Psychological Honor Society
Member Society of STEM Women of Color
Psychologist, California
Community Involvement
The Grace Hopper STEM Academy, Advisory Board Member
International Conference on Violence, Abuse and Trauma Planning Committee
National Partnership to End Interpersonal Violence Across the Lifespan (NPEIV)
Los Angeles County Child and Adolescent Suicide Review Team
Areas of Expertise
Area Expertise
Addiction/Substance Abuse Co-occurring Disorders
Clinical Psychology / Mental Health Addictions
Diversity Community Mental Health
Diversity Issues
Social Economic Status
Social Justice and Advocacy
PTSD/Trauma Crisis Intervention
Secondary Traumatic Stress
Therapeutic/Theoretical Orientation Positive Psychology
Violence Inner City Violence