Shannon Smith, Ph.D.

Shannon Smith

Carlson Education Building (CEB)


Curriculum Vitae

Research Expertise: Social advocacy and diversity, multiculturalism in counseling, counselor education, diversity, family issues, higher education, human rights, mental health, minorities, multicultural education, poverty and child welfare, school counseling, social issues,

Shannon is an Professor in the Department of Education & Clinical Studies here at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He has worked as a child and family therapist in community mental health, director of child counseling clinic (Mansfield, OH), and as a school counselor in the public school system. His research interests include multicultural counseling and development, issues of diversity and social advocacy, child and family therapy, school counseling, and play therapy.