Stanley Leiken, MD Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Forensic Med Group
  • Phone: 626 435 9500
  • Cell: 626.324.9657
  • Fax: 866 827 6225
  • Website:
Email this expert

Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Psychiatry

Specialty Focus: Child Psychiatry, Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis, Gender Identify Disorder, Divorce and Child Development, Trauma, Physical, Sexual and Emotional Abuse, Medical Malpractice, Autism

Education: BA, University of Michigan; MS, UCLA; MD, St. Louis University Medical School

Years in Practice: 53

Additional Information

Dr. Leiken is a Board Certified child and adult psychiatrist and has maintained a private practice in Encino California since 1966 and has served as an expert witness in several cases over the years. Dr. Leiken is a Distinguished Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry at the David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine where he was given the Career Achievement Award in 2004. He is a supervising and training analyst at the New Center for Psychoanalysis in Los Angeles and was president and is presently an instructor at the Los Angeles Child Development Center. Dr. Leiken has given 28 lectures worldwide on subjects including “The Treatment of the Gender Identity Disorder” and “The Role of Psychoanalysis in Influencing the Court on Matters of Divorce and Child Development”. Dr. Leiken completed his undergraduate work at the University of Michigan and obtained his medical degree at St. Louis University Medical School. He served his residency at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute and was a staff psychiatrist at Camarillo State Hospital in Camarillo, California and ran a foster home for disturbed children connected to the hospital before entering into private practice.