Linda Schmidt, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, School of Medicine
  • Medical Director, OPAL-K Program
  • Oregon Psychiatric Access Line about Kids (OPAL-K)


Since completing her training in 2005, Dr. Schmidt has practiced in a wide variety of treatment settings including outpatient, inpatient, residential, group home, and day treatment. She has a special interest in working with children and adolescents with developmental disabilities and co-occurring mental health problems. Dr. Schmidt serves as consultant psychiatrist to Samaritan Ministries in Ukraine, an international non-profit organization committed to serving those less fortunate. Since 2016, she has led teams of mental health professionals to Ukraine to conduct training seminars for health professionals across the country. In her spare time she enjoys riding horses, running, and gardening.

Education and training

    • M.D., 2000, Univeristy of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Residency

    • Residencies Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Training Program, Boston, Massachusetts 2003
  • Fellowship

    • Oregon Health & Science University Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Training Program, Portland, Oregon 2005
  • Certifications

    • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - General Psychiatry Board Certification 2006; Recertification 2017
    • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Board Certification 2007; Recertification 2017

Memberships and associations:

  • American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Oregon Council of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Program Chair

Areas of interest

  • Pediatric Psychiatry
  • Developmental Disabilities and co-occurring mental health problems


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