Laura Stith, Ph.D., became a licensed psychologist in the state of Ohio in 1997. She earned her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology with a specialty in children and adolescents from the University of Cincinnati in 1996. Dr. Stith has treated mental health issues in children in a variety of settings including outpatient, inpatient psychiatric and inpatient medical. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Indiana University School of Medicine and her post-doctoral fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. Dr. Stith was at Child Focus as a psychology student trainee and contract therapist from 1992-1995. She returned to Child Focus in 1997 and has been the chief clinical officer since 2000. Dr. Stith is the co-leader of the Clermont County Crisis Response Team and is a nationally certified Olweus Bullying Prevention Trainer. She was part of the Clermont 20/20 leadership class in 2005. She was recognized in Clermont County in 2007 with the Wasserman Champion Award and the Hope and Heroes Award.