Stevens S. Smith, PhD Print Friendly Page
Dr. Smith completed his PhD in psychology in 1990 at the University of Wisconsin - Madison, where he later completed postdoctoral training in clinical psychology and preventive oncology. Dr. Smith is currently an associate professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He also is a senior clinical investigator at the UW Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention. Dr. Smith maintains an outpatient clinical practice as a licensed psychologist. His practice is limited to adult patients seeking individual psychotherapy.
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Professional Certifications and Education
University Health Services, Madison, WI
Mendota Mental Health Institute, Madison
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.
- Contraceptive Management
- Gynecological Care (including Pap Smears and Family Planning)
- Heart Disease Prevention
- Physical Examinations
As a clinical scientist, Dr. Smith has been involved in several lines of research concerning addiction and psychopathology. Before joining UW-CTRI in 1992, Dr. Smith conducted psychological and molecular genetic research on vulnerability to addiction. At UW-CTRI, Dr. Smith has been involved in several studies investigating behavioral and medication treatments for nicotine dependence, gender differences in smoking cessation, measurement of nicotine withdrawal and dependence, and the epidemiology of tobacco use, dependence, and cessation. Dr. Smith's special interest in these studies concerns the role of psychopathology (such as depression) in motivation to quit smoking and as a risk factor for relapse to smoking.