Richard Smith, LCPC

Clinical Program Director


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Richard Smith is the clinical program manager for Skyway’s complex trauma track. He provides oversight of all clinical services and team members within the complex trauma track. Richard’s background includes specialized training in personality disorders, eating disorders, life transitions, and substance abuse. Richard earned his Master of Arts in Counseling from Governors State University. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

He has completed extensive training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy Prolonged Exposure (DBT PE). He is a National Certified Counselor and a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. He is dedicated to meeting his clients where they are at and providing quality care for clients as well as an outstanding company culture for his team.

Advanced training and specialty experience:

  • Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy Prolonged Exposure Therapy (DBT PE)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Life transitions/Identity Issues
  • Personality Disorders