Southwest Cares is comprised of a group of extremely talented and dedicated independently-licensed behavioral health clinicians. Read more about our clinicians below.
Dr. Laura L. Smith, Ph.D.
Laura L. Smith, Ph.D. is both a school and clinical psychologist. She is the Past President of the New Mexico Psychological Association. She has considerable experience in clinical settings working with people with depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorders, and adjustment problems. She has provided consultations to attorneys, school districts, and governmental agencies. She has presented workshops on cognitive therapy and mental health issues to national and international audiences. Dr. Smith is a widely published author of articles and books to the profession and the public. She is the co-author of 10 self-help books including: Anger Management For Dummies, Overcoming Anxiety For Dummies, and Depression For Dummies.