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Ron Smith, LMHC

Addictions Anger management
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About me

Ron is an ordained minister holding two master’s degrees one in counseling and one in ministry. Ron has been providing mental health counseling since 1988. Ron specializes in working with people with sexual acting out behaviors, sex addiction, chemical dependency, and anger outburst. Ron has presented at national conferences and conducted numerous workshops on the effective treatment and intervention with adults with sexual maladaptive behaviors. Ron has designed and written residential and outpatient treatment programs for adults with sexual maladaptive behaviors and batterers intervention. In addition, Ron works with those in need of counseling for spiritual development and enhancing their intimate relationships.

Ron’s therapy style is warm, interactive, open minded and nonjudgmental. Ron’s clients are treated with respect, sensitivity, and compassion while being challenged and empowered to address their treatment needs. Ron’s treatment approach combines a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Rational-Emotive Therapy (RET) and biblical reference when appropriate.

Professional experience

30yrs in practice
Addictions Anger management

Additional areas of focus: Control issues, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Guilt and shame, Life purpose, Men's issues, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Sex Addiction

Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing

Services offered

Live Chat

License information

IN LMHC 39000099A


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Ron Smith. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

I really like talking to Ron. I think that he understands my situation and my feelings about what I need help with. I’ve never been able to talk to anyone comfortably like I have with him.

Written on Apr 27, 2024 after therapy with ron for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and adhd