Paul M. Smerz, PhD is a clinical psychologist and diplomate Jungian Analyst in private practice in the Milwaukee, WI area. He is Co-Director (with wife, Dr. Kelly Smerz) of Medical Psychology Associates, a multi-specialty group of psychologists and psychotherapists in Milwaukee. He is also the founder and Director of the Relationship Center of Milwaukee. Over the past thirty years, he is developed expertise in the areas of psychological assessments, behavioral medicine, addictions, mindfulness, psychoanalysis, and couple/marital relationships. Dr. Smerz works with individuals, couples and families. His teaching experience includes adjunct appointments at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, the Wisconsin School of Professional Psychology, and the C.G. Jung Institute of Chicago.
DIPLOMATE ANALYTICAL PSYCHOLOGY: C. G. Jung Institute of Chicago. (2006)
PH.D. IN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY: University of Kentucky. (1986)
M.S. IN CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY: University of Kentucky. (1983)
B.S. WITH HONORS IN PSYCHOLOGY: University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. (1976)
Mood and Anxiety Disorders
Trauma and Life Transitions
Couples and Marital Psychotherapy
Certification of the Chicago Society of Jungian Analysts to train analysts is granted by The International Association of Analytical Psychology. The C.G. Jung Institute of Chicago is accredited as a psychoanalytic training institute by The American Board for Accreditation in Psychoanalysis, Inc. The Institute is approved by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation to sponsor continuing education for Psychologists (License No. 268000106), Social Workers and Clinical Social Workers (License No. 159-000215), Marriage and Family Therapists (License No. 168-000123), Professional Counselors and Clinical Professional Counselors (License No. 197-000022).