James C. Miller, Ph.D.
James Carl Miller, Ph.D. died of a heart attack January 5, 2016. He was 79 years old. Dr. Miller was born in Topeka, Kansas, and graduated from Yale College in 1958. He went on to earn advanced degrees in Law, Philosophy and Psychology at Yale University. From 1976 to 2005, he taught as Professor of Psychology at The George Washington University, where he also served as Director of Clinical Training in the Psychology Department. He founded the George Washington University Professional Psychology Program in 1996. Previously, Dr. Miller taught in the Yale Law School, the Yale Psychology Department, and briefly at UCLA. Dr. Miller also founded the Center for Education in Groups and Organizations (CEGO). He served as Training and Supervising Analyst at the Baltimore Washington Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis and maintained a private practice in psychoanalysis and psychotherapy in Bethesda. Dr. Miller is survived by his wife, Kathleen R. Miller; five children, Elizabeth Amos, Russell Miller, Suzanne Taylor, Stephanie Miller and James Gordon Miller; and four grandchildren.A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, January 23, 2016 at the Rockwood Manor in Potomac, Maryland.
Published by The Washington Post on Jan. 15, 2016.