Jeffery S. Smith M.D.

Jeffery Smith, M.D., is an author, blogger, and psychiatrist who still talks to patients. He isĀ a graduate of Stanford University and UCLA School of Medicine, and trained in psychiatry at Albert Einstein School of Medicine. He is now in full time private practice in Scarsdale and teaches psychotherapy at New York Medical College. He is currently working on a new book, Launchpad to Adulthood: A ten-step countdown to independence, for young people and their families, struggling with engty into today's complex and challenging world.

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Healing and Growing

My core interest is in personal change. Psychotherapy is aimed at fostering change, but it happens in life even more often. This is the starting point for my Psychology Today blog. It is also the core subject of my new book, How We Heal and Grow: The Power of Facing Your Feelings, as well as my blog, Moments of Change,

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