Shon D. Smith, Ed.D., LMHC, CRC

Adjunct Faculty Member
Education: 

Ed.D. - Counselor Education and Supervision (CACREP Accredited) from Duquesne University, Pittsburg, PA

MA - Rehabilitation Counseling (CORE Accredited) from Edinboro University, Edinboro, PA

Licensure: 
LMHC, CRC
Email address: 
Shon.Smith@Alfredadler.edu
Office Phone: 
919-988-0859
Professional Membership: 
  • American Counseling Association
  • Association for Counselor Education and Supervision 
  • Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development
  • International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors
  • American Rehabilitation Counseling Association
  • Florida Counseling Association
  • Pennsylvania Black Conference on Higher Education
  • Chi Sigma Iota Fraternity, Epsilon Chi Chapter
  • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. Beta Epsilon Chapter

 

Select Publications: 
  • Lewis, L. G. & Smith, S. D., (2008).  African-American Male Senior Administrators at Predominantly White Campuses: A Study on Resilience. Journal of the Pennsylvania Black Conference on Higher Education, Inc., 16, 33-45.
  • Payne, J. H., Smith, S. D., Tuchfeld, B., & Suprina, J. S.  (2013). Relationship development between racially matched and non-matched counselor supervisors and practicum supervisees: Preliminary findings.  The Practitioner Scholar: Journal of Counseling and Professional Psychology, 2, 108-118. 
  • Mitcham, M., Greenidge, W. & Smith, S. D. (2013).  Teaching the Multicultural Counseling Course: Facilitating Courageous Conversations and Transformational Multicultural Pedagogy.  http://www.counseling.org/knowledge-center/vistas
  • Suprina, J.S., Mustaine. B., Leggett, D. & Smith, S. D.  (2012). Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs Self Study Clinic Mental Health & Counselor Education and Supervision.
  • Smith, S. D. (2006, August 18). Creating a Diverse Campus Environment. The Edinboro News, p.7.

Unpublished Manuscript

  • Smith, S.D. (2005). A Comparison of the perceived multicultural counseling awareness, knowledge and skills of counselor educators who have received formal training in multicultural counseling to counselor educators who have not received formal training. Published Dissertation.

 

Select Presentations: 

International

  • Smith, S.D., Arrendondo, P., Brooks, M., Butler, S.K., Lee, C., Agahe Portman, T.A., Smith, S., West-Olatunji, C.  (2016). AMCDs Town Hall Meeting Courageous Conversations when Talking Race in America:  Implications for the Counseling Profession.  American Counseling Association Conference & Expo, Montreal Canada.
  • Smith, S.D.  (2015). 21st Century Modes of Clinical Supervision with Video Conferencing Technology:  Best Practices.  49th Annual International Association for Counseling Conference, Verona, Italy.
  • Mills, T., Smith, S.D. (2015). ADA Accommodations Students with Disabilities in Blended Classrooms. 56th Annual European Branch American Counseling Association Conference. Naples, Italy.
  • Smith, S.D.  (2014). Clinical Supervision: The Practice of Video Conferencing Technology.  55th Convention European Branch of the American Counseling Association, Milan, Italy.
  • Mitcham, M., Winchell, L., Smith, S.D. & Muenzenmeyer, M.  (2012). Families through Transition: Renewing Resilience and Relationships.  53rd Convention European Branch of the American Counseling Association, Heidelberg, Germany.
  • Smith, S.D.  (2012). New Wave of Clinical Supervision: The Use of Video Conferencing Technology.  53rd Convention European Branch of the American Counseling Association, Heidelberg, Germany.
  • Vereen, L., Hill, N., & Smith, S. D.  (2006). Attitudes About the Relevance of Multicultural and Social Justice Pedagogy in Counselor Education.  American Counseling Association International Conference.  Montreal, Canada.
  • Smith, S.D.  (2006).  A Comparison of the perceived multicultural counseling awareness, knowledge and skills of counselor educators who have received formal training in multicultural counseling to counselor educators who have not received formal training.  Presented Paper at: Hawaii International Conference on Education. Honolulu, HI.
  • Smith, S. D. & Hakim, A.  (2001). Cultural Competence within the Military Health System.  Kabul University, Kabul, Afghanistan

National

  • Brooks, M., Butler, S.K., Spurgeon, S., Smith, S.D. & Linwood, V. (2019). Courageous Conversations:  African American Men and Mental Health.  Association Counseling Association Conference and Exposition. New Orleans.
  • Diane Estrada, D. Erby, A. Locke, A.  Pierce, M. Smith, S.D., (2017).  Enacting the Multicultural and Social Justice Competencies Across ACA Divisions.  American Counseling Association Conference & Expo, Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Smith, S.D., & Stretch, L.S.  (2017).  From Courageous Conversations to Courageous Actions.  American Counseling Association Conference & Expo, Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Brooks, M., Butler, S.K., Dempsey, K., Linwood, V., and Smith, S.D. (2017). African American Males in Counselor Education: Courage Conversations. Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference. Chicago, Illinois.
  • Brooks, M., Butler, S.K., Dempsey, K., Lee, C., Linwood, V., Smith, S.D., Williams, C. (2015). African American Males in Counselor Education: Courage Conversations. Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Mills, T., Smith, S.D. & Thompson, K. (2015). ADA Accommodations Students with Disabilities in Blended Classrooms. Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Smith, S.D., & Rodriguez, D.P. (2015). Assessing Students Progress in Meeting Professional Gatekeeping Responsibilities: Advocating for the Profession and Process. Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Frazier, K., Butler, S.K., Beak, F., Parham, T. & Smith, S.D. (2015). Town Hall Meeting on African American Males, the Police and Counselors: A Call of Conscience. American Counseling Association Convention, Orlando, Florida.
  • Brooks, M., Butler, S.K., Dempsey, K., Lee, C., Linwood, V., Smith, S.D., Williams, C. (2015). African American Males in Counselor Education: Courage Conversations. American Counseling Association Convention, Orlando, Florida.
  • Mitcham Keys, M., Muenzenmeyer, M. Smith, S.D.  (2013). Post-Divorce Counseling and Forensic Family Interventions: The Professional Counselor Working with High-Conflict Divorce.  American Counseling Association Convention, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • Mustaine, B., Suprina, J. & Smith, S. D. (2011).  Perception or Reality:  Student Success in CACREP Counselor Education Programs in Proprietary Schools.  Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Nashville, Tennessee.
  • Smith, S.D. (2011).  Defining Your Leadership Style in Counselor Education Programs:  A Pluralistic Perspective.  Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Nashville, Tennessee.
  • McNiff, S.S. & Smith, S.D.  (2007). Infusing Diversity and Multicultural Competence into Counselor Education Programs.  Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Columbus, Ohio. 
  • Champe, J., Serenia, L., & Smith, S.D.  (2005). Navigating through the Trenches of the Dissertation Process.  ACES National Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
  • Smith, S.D.  (2004). Becoming a Multicultural Competent Supervisor.  2004 NRA Annual Training Conference and Exhibit Showcase, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Smith, S.D.  (2002). Cultural Competency:  How Does This Work?  26th Convening of Crisis Intervention Personnel Conference, Chicago, Illinois
  • Smith, S.D.  (2001). Domestic Violence:  Why Does He Batter?  Why Does She Stay?  What Can Be Done?  25th Convening of Crisis Intervention Personnel Conference, Chicago, Illinois
  • Dixon, A. D.  & Smith, S. D.  (2000). Cultural Competency:  Just the Basics.  National Rehabilitation Association/Ohio Rehabilitation Association National Training Conference, Cleveland, Ohio

 

Regional and State

  • Brooks, M.., Butler, S.K., Spurgeon, S.L., Smith, S.D., & Vereen, L.  (2018).  Leaders of the New School: Black Male Leadership in Counseling Past.   Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference.  Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
  • Brooks, Michael., Lee, Courtland., Smith, S.D., (2016).  African American Males in Counselor Education: Courageous Conversations.   Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference.  New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Smith, S.D., (2016).  Leadership Wellness:  Best Practices.  American Counseling Association – Southern Region Leadership and Advocacy Conference.  Dallas, Texas.
  • Smith, S.D., (2016).  Vision Planning is Strategic Planning.  American Counseling Association – Southern Region Leadership and Advocacy Conference.  Dallas, Texas.
  • Mills, T., Thompson, K., Russell, S. & Smith, S. D.  (2014). Accommodating Student with Disabilities in a Blended Classroom:  Legal and Ethical Responsibilities.  Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference.  Birmingham, Alabama.
  • Payne, J.H., Suprina, J.S., & Smith, S.D.  (2014). Building the Supervisory Working Alliance:  A Step Model.  Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference.  Birmingham, Alabama.
  • Patterson, S., Bradshaw-Zimmerman, M. & Smith, S.D.  (2014). Clinical Supervision in the 21st Century the Use of Video Conferencing.  Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference.  Birmingham, Alabama.
  • Rodriguez, P. D., Koenig, L. & Smith, S.D.  (2014). Assessing Students Progress in Meeting Professional Gatekeeping Responsibilities:  Advocating for the Profession and Process.  Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference.  Birmingham, Alabama.
  • Mitcham, M. & Smith, S.D.  (2012). Effective Pedagogical Strategies for Multicultural Counseling Course.  Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference.  Savannah, Georgia.
  • Smith, S.D. (2012).  How to Become a Financial Leader on Your Campus:  Today, Tomorrow and Forever.  5th Annual Men of Color Retreat and Symposium.  University of West Florida, Pensacola, Florida.
  • Smith, S.D. (2012).  Finding Your Pluralistic Leadership Voice on Your Campus.  5th Annual Men of Color Retreat and Symposium.  University of West Florida, Pensacola, Florida.
  • Mustaine, B., Suprina, J. & Smith, S. D. (2011).  Perception or Reality:  Student Success in CACREP Counselor Education Programs in Proprietary Schools.  Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Nashville, Tennessee.
  • Smith, S.D. (2011).  Defining Your Leadership Style in Counselor Education Programs:  A Pluralistic Perspective.  Association for Counselor Education and Supervision National Conference, Nashville, Tennessee.
  • Smith, S.D. (2011).  A Cultural Competency System of Care.  In-Service, Salvation Army, Ft. Myers, Florida.
  • Smith, S.D.  (2011). Multicultural Supervision.  Florida Counseling Association Convention.  Orlando, Florida. 
  • Smith, S.D. (2011).  Becoming a Financial Leader on Your Campus:  Today, Tomorrow and Forever.  25th Annual Gregory Lynch Student Leadership Development Institute.  Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
  • Smith, S.D. (2011).  Defining Your Leadership Style:  Today, Tomorrow and Forever.  25th Annual Gregory Lynch Student Leadership Development Institute.  Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
  • Smith, S.D. (2010).  “Bullying Prevention in Your Schools” Sarasota County Schools Counselor’s District Meeting, Sarasota, Florida.
  • Smith, S.D.  (2010). Post Deployment Health Reassessment Program (PDHRA):  Citizen Soldier A Call to Arms… From an Army Reserve Soldier and Professional Counselor’s View.  Florida Counseling Association Annual Conference, Miami, Florida.
  • Smith, S.D. (2010).  Defining Your Leadership Style:  Today, Tomorrow and Forever.  24th Annual Gregory Lynch Student Leadership Development Institute.  Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
  • Smith, S.D.  (2008). Post Deployment Health Reassessment Program (PDHRA):  From an Army Reserve Soldier and Professional Counselor’s View.  North Atlantic Regional Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference.  Portland, Maine.
  • Smith, S.D.  (2008). Salute to Graduates.  Association for Faculty and Staff of Color Annual Banquet.  Keynote Speaker.  Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, Pennsylvania
  • Smith, S.D. (2008).  Self-Care for the Counselor.  Pennsylvania Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel Annual Conference 36th Annual Conference, Erie, Pennsylvania
  • Smith, S.S.  (2007). Creating A Formal Support System from an Informal Beginning for Faculty and Staff of Color on Predominately White Campuses.  Pennsylvania Conference on Higher Education 37th Annual Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • McNiff, S.S. & Smith, S.D.  (2006). Diversity and Multicultural Competence for Counselors – Using Reality Filters.  North Atlantic Regional Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference.  Lake George, New York. 
  • Smith, S.D.  (2004). Cultural Competency:  Problem or Promise?  Chi Sigma Iota, Chi Delta Rho Chapter Spring Colloquium.  Scranton University:  Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • Smith, S.D.  (2004). Becoming a Multiculturally Competent Supervisor.  Gateway Rehabilitation Center, Aliquippa, Pa.  Pennsylvania Certification Board. 
  • Smith, S. D.  (2004). School Counselors:  Exploring New Roles and Relationships.  48th Annual PSCA Conference, State College, Pennsylvania
  • Smith, S. D.  (2002). Domestic Violence: Why does he batter?  Why does she stay?  Who is Affected?  What can be done? 46th Annual PSCA Conference, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  • Smith, S. D.  (2001). Cultural Competency:  Exploring Our Values.  Ohio Rehabilitation Association Training Conference, Columbus, Ohio
  • Smith, S.D.  (2001). Legal System and the Mental Health Professional.  North Atlantic Region of the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Conference.  Amherst, Massachusetts
  • Smith, S.D.  (2001). Domestic Violence:  Treating The Abuser.  Pennsylvania Counselors Association Conference.  Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Smith, S.D.  (2001). Cultural Competency:  How Do We Talk?  Pennsylvania Counselors Association Conference.  Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • Smith, S.D.  (2001). Cultural Competency:  Exploring and Recognizing Individual Values and Beliefs.  Ohio Rehabilitation Association Annual Training Conference.  Cincinnati, OH. 
  • Smith, S.D.  (2000). Cultural Competency:  Exploring Your Values.  North Atlantic Region of the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Conference.  Saratoga Springs, New York
  • Smith, S.D.  (2000). Domestic Violence:  Why Does She Stay?  Pennsylvania Counselors Association Conference.  Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

 

Awards (Academic & Professional): 

Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development, Samuel H. Johnson Distinguished Service (2018)

Counselors for Social Justice, Mary Smith Arnold Anti-Oppression (2017)

Association for MultiCul