Paul Smiley

Psychologist, PsyD, ABPP

Verified by Psychology Today
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Paul Smiley

Psychologist, PsyD, ABPP

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

840 South Waukegan Road
Suite 203
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(224) 706-1196
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon Covid-19 Update: We are still open and accepting new patients! Sessions are being held through telehealth (phone or videoconferencing).

About

Dr. Paul Smiley is a board certified psychologist who has been independently licensed in the State of Illinois since 2008. He is on staff at Lake Forest Hospital, and manages Parkside Psychological Services, which is dedicated to serving people of all ages and needs. The team of talented providers is committed to understanding the root of client’s concerns and working with them to bring about effective changes for recovery. We are currently accepting patients with a wide spectrum of symptoms, with flexible hours from Monday-Saturday including day and evening appointments. We look forward to being a trusted provider with you!

Finances

Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
In-network claims are submitted on your behalf. Out of network statement of reimbursement are emailed to patients to submit on their own.
Email me or call (224) 706-1196 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 14 Years
  • License: Illinois / 071.007555
  • School: Wright State University
  • Year Graduated: 2007

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: University of Illinois / BS
  • Year graduated: 2002
  • Certificate: American Board of Professional Psychology / 7112
  • Certificate Date: 2012

Paul Smiley's Groups

Working Mom's Support Group- Free Monthly Group

Balancing a career and a family can feel like an impossible challenge. Do you feel like you are spread too thin and constantly falling behind? Do you worry about letting others down? Do you feel like stay-at-home moms do not understand your life? You are not alone. This group will address many topics of concern for working mothers, such as: -Balancing work/family needs -Feeling guilty for time away from children -Finding a good daycare/preschool -Addressing family relationships with spouse or other children -Postpartum depression -Feeling socially isolated -Questions concerning parenting through the early months and years

More about this group

Location

840 South Waukegan Road
Suite 203
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(224) 706-1196
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Cancer
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Art Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing (CPT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Prolonged Exposure Therapy
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
Photo of Paul Smiley, PsyD, ABPP, Psychologist in Lake Forest
Paul Smiley

Psychologist, PsyD, ABPP