Linda Noelle PhD, NCSP

Central Office PhD SP,
Department of Justice

Contact Details

Department of Justice
McLean, VA

Social Links

Professional Interests

  • Students in Transition (e.g., military, immigrant/refugee, homeless, foster care)


Kent State University
Kent, Ohio, United States
School Psychology
Dissertation: "Strengths, Stressors, and Marital Stability in Adoptive Families"
Advisor: John Guidubaldi, EdD, ABPP / Cathy Telzrow, PhD, ABPP

Cleveland State University
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
MEd, Counseling; BA, Visual Art

Kent State University
Kent, Ohio, United States
PhD, School Psychology; MEd, Education

Professional Associations

Virginia Academy of School Psychologists (current President and Executive Board member)
2016 - Present

International School Psychology Association (committee member; presenter)
2005 - Present

Cleveland Association of School Psychologists (former President and Executive Board member)
1990 - 2016

Cleveland Psychological Association
1990 - 2016

Ohio Psychological Association
1990 - 2016

American Psychological Association
1990 - Present

Council for Exceptional Children
1990 - Present

National Association of School Psychologists (IG Coordinator; presenter)
1990 - Present

Ohio School Psychologists Association (former President, Executive Board member, and presenter)
1990 - Present

American Mensa, Inc.
1987 - Present

Phi Delta Kappa
1987 - Present

Job History

US Department of Justice
Central Office PhD School Psychologist
Washington, DC
April 2016 - present

Board Appointments and Association Affiliations
Chairman of the Board; Secretary of the Executive Board; Board Director, Trustee, and Coordinator
January 1991 - present

Cleveland Metropolitan School District
Director: Psychological, Clinical, and Therapeutic Services; Supervisor; Practitioner
Cleveland, OH
August 1990 - March 2016

Kent State University
Adjunct Professor: Graduate Level, Department of School Psychology
Kent, OH
January 2007 - January 2015

Honors and Awards

Cleveland School Psychologist of the Year
Cleveland Association of School Psychologists (CASP)

Hall of Fame Inductee
West Tech High School Alumni Association Hall of Fame (Faculty) (Cleveland, Ohio)

Kent State University Alumni Association: Excellence in Action

Kent State University Mentor Award
Kent State University Women's Center

Ohio School Psychologist of the Year
Ohio School Psychologists Association (OSPA)