Adam R. Smithey, PhD, LMFT is a marriage and family therapist specializing in relationship counseling and intensive counseling and generally focusing on individual, couples and family therapy. Adam maintains a private practice in Greenwood, IN providing weekend Couples Intensives and spends his weekdays as a stay-at-home dad for his 3 children.
Adam currently provides couples intensives through the Gottman Method lens blended with solution-oriented work. Adam has been providing solution-focused and client-centered services to adolescents, adults, couples and families in one capacity or another since 2004. His counseling specialties include strength-based couple and family counseling, relationship counseling, and infidelity counseling. Adam approaches all types of counseling with a nonjudgmental, curious and caring demeanor that aims to connect with and to empower everyone in the room.
Adam is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. His therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. He integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, he works with each couple to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Adam earned a bachelor degree in Psychology in 2008 from Trine University, a master degree in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2011 from Capella University, and his PhD in Counseling, Education and Supervision through Capella University in 2015.
License, Certifications & Awards
Adam is currently licensed in the state of Indiana as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) #35001852A
Professional Activities and Memberships
Adam belongs to multiple professional organizations, including:
American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT),
Indiana Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (IAMFT),
American Counseling Association (ACA),
International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors (IAMFC), and
Chi Sigma Iota (CSI) Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society
Dr. Adam Smithey ReachesGreenwood IN