Katie Smith
WahooWell Specialist
Counseling and Psychological Services


  • B.A. in Political Science from James Madison University, 2011
  • M.A. Ed in Higher Education Leadership and Public Health from Virginia Tech, 2014

Licenses and Certifications 

  • Certified Health and Wellness Coach

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Outreach and Prevention
  • Psychoeducation
  • Self-Esteem and Self-Compassion
  • Stress Management and Coping Skills
  • Substance Use and Addiction
  • Suicide Prevention and Crisis Intervention
  • Mindfulness and Meditation

Theoretical Orientation 

  • Motivational Interviewing (MI)
  • Positive Psychology
  • Strengths-Based
  • Trauma Informed
  • Solution-Focused

Professional Activities, Awards, Memberships

  • Member of the American College Health Association
  • Member of NASPA: Higher Education Professionals

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