Linda J. Goff, PhD
Dr. Linda Goff is a graduate of Greensboro’s Grimsley High School. She earned her B.A. degree with honors in psychology at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and then went on for graduate training as a child psychologist, earning M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in clinical psychology at the University of Georgia. She completed a clinical psychology internship, specializing in children's and families' issues, at the Medical University of South Carolina.
Dr. Goff worked in inpatient and outpatient settings before relocating to Georgia where she and her husband operated a successful private practice for many years.
Dr. Goff’s practice focuses on assessment. She conducts evaluations for attention problems, hyperactivity, learning issues, and developmental conditions such as intellectual impairment and Autism/Asperger's Disorder. In addition, she conducts evaluations for academically gifted children and for children who are being considered for early entry into kindergarten.
While her experience and interests regarding clinical issues with children are broad, Dr. Goff has advanced training and experience with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Dr. Goff has consulted extensively to schools, courts, community programs, and child welfare agencies. She participates actively in state and local professional organizations.