Health Center Staff

Counseling & Psychiatric Services Staff

Psychiatrists & Therapists

  • Cathey Soutter, Ph.D., Director
  • Cassandra Adams, Ph.D.
  • Rebecca Bailey, Ph.D.
  • Jennifer Bradford, Ph.D.
  • Yu Harumi, Ph.D.
  • Juli Hobdy, Ph.D., Associate Director for Training
  • Kevin Lambert, Psy.D.
  • Sean Mathew, M.D.
  • Kathryn A. Sommerfelt, M.D.
  • Cressy Wang, Ph.D.

Fellows

  • Kathyrn Woods, Ph.D.
  • Ben Lippe, Ph.D.
  • Tabatha Melton, BA 
  • Rachel Funk
  • Heather Krol, BA

Administrative Staff

  • Mary Skidmore Gibbs
  • Tatasha Whetstone

Testing Coordinator

  • Lori Antoine Krone, M.L.A.

Psychiatrists & Therapists

Cathey Soutter, Ph.D.
Counseling Psychologist
Director of CAPS

Background

  • Ph.D. Psychology, Southern Methodist University
  • M.A. Clinical & Counseling Psychology, Southern Methodist University
  • B.A. Psychology, Southern Methodist University
  • Coordinator, Psychological Services for Women and Gender Issues, SMU Counseling & Testing Center, 1995 to Present
  • Assistant Director, SMU Human Resources/ Women's Center, 1989-1995
  • Clinical Director, Family Impact, 1988

Focus

  • Gender issues
  • Violence against women and children
  • Communication and relational issues
  • Facilitates the Abuse Survivor Group
Email: csoutter@smu.edu (Please read this notice before emailing.)
Soutter
  
   

Cassandra Adams, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist

Background

  • SMU Counseling and Psychiatric Services Post-Doctoral Fellow 2012-2013
  • Ph.D. Clinical Psychology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
  • M.S. in Clinical Psychology, University of Texas at Tyler
  • B.A. in Psychology, Alfred University
  • SMU Counseling and Psychiatric Services Pre-Doctoral Internship 2011-2012
  • Galaxy Counseling Center, Pre-Doctoral Internship, 2010-2011
  • Dallas County Juvenile Services, Doctoral Practicum 2009-2010
  • Terrell State Hospital, Master's Practicum 2007

Focus

  • Mood disorders
  • LGBT issues
  • Interpersonal and relationship issues
  • Relational and Insight-oriented psychotherapy
  • Group psychotherapy
  • Dissertation: Attachment Influences within a Gynecological Cancer Population
 
   

Rebecca Bailey, Ph.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Background

  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology - University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  • Bachelor of Arts - Southern Methodist University
  • Clinical Associate Professor - UTHSC Dallas
 
   

Jennifer Bradford, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist

Background

  • B.A. in Psychology, University of Oklahoma
  • M.Ed. in Community Counseling, University of Oklahoma
  • Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, University of North Texas
  • University of Pennsylvania, Counseling & Psychological Services APA Pre-Doctoral Internship
  • University of Southern California, College Mental Health & Disability Services Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • California State University - Fullerton, Counseling & Psychological Services, Psychologist & Coordinator of Eating Disorder Treatment 2007-2008
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey, Counseling Health & Wellness Center, Coordinator of Training & Licensed Psychologist 2008-2012
  • SMU Counseling & Psychiatric Services 2013-Present

Focus

  • Psychodynamic therapy from an attachment perspective
  • Women’s Issues
  • Relational Concerns
  • Eating Disorders/Eating Concerns
  • Students with disabilities
  • Suicide prevention
  • Supervision and training
Email: jbradford@smu.edu (Please read this notice before emailing.)
Bradford 
   

Yu Harumi, PhD
Licensed Psychologist

Background

  • PhD Counseling Psychology, Washington State University
  • MA Counseling Psychology, University of San Francisco
  • BA Psychology, Hillsdale College
  • SMU Counseling and Psychiatric Services, 2013-present
  • Private practice in psychology in Plano and Dallas, 2012-present
  • UT Dallas, Student Counseling Center, 2010-2013
  • Eastern Washington University, Counseling and Psychological Services, 2006-2009
  • Psychology Intern, University Counseling Center, University of Utah, 2005-2006

Focus

  • Stress and anxiety management
  • Mood disorders (e.g., depression, bipolar disorder)
  • Multicultural / diversity issues (e.g., cultural adjustment, coping with racism, heterosexism, sexism, etc.)
  • Relationship concerns
  • Career / life transitions
  • Coping with trauma
  • Identity / existential / spirituality concerns
  • Mindfulness-based interventions
  • Bilingual in English and Japanese
 
   

Juli Hobdy, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Training, Licensed Psychologist

Background

  • Ph.D. Counseling Psychology, University of North Texas
  • M.S. Counseling Psychology, University of North Texas
  • M.F.A. Music History and Theory, Brandeis University
  • B.A. Music, Duke University
  • SMU Counseling and Testing Center, Fall 1999 to present
  • Psychology Intern, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1998-1999

Focus


  
   

Kevin C. Lambert, Psy.D.
Licensed Psychologist

Background

  • Psy.D. Clinical Psychology, Spalding University
  • M.A. Clinical Psychology, Spalding University
  • B.S. Psychology with minor in Sociology, Illinois State University
  • SMU Counseling and Testing Center, Fall 2005 to Present
  • Internship at Salesmanship Club Youth and Family Centers, Inc., 2004-2005
  • Over 5 years experience of working with families and children

Focus

  • Communication and Relational Issues
  • Ethnic Diversity Issues
  • Personal and Family Life Transitions
  • Community Building and Consultation
  • Spirituality/Faith
  • Couples Assessment and Psychotherapy
  • Clinical Supervision and Training
  • Email: klambert@smu.edu (Please read this notice before emailing.)
Lambert
  
   

Sean Mathew, MD
Psychiatrist

Background

  • Board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Child / Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship - UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Childrens (Dallas) General Adult Psychiatry Residency
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center / Parkland (Dallas)
  • Medical School - LSU School of Medicine (New Orleans)
  • Undergraduate - Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Tulane University (New Orleans)
                            - Bachelor of Science in Cellular/Molecular Biology - Tulane University (New Orleans)
 
   

Kathryn A. Sommerfelt, M.D.
Psychiatrist

 

Background

  • Board Certified by American Board of Psychiatry
  • Internship/Residency:  Southwestern Medical School, Department of Psychiatry
  • Medical School:  University of Texas Medical Branch
  • B.S., Midwestern State University
Focus
  • Mood and Anxiety Disorders
  • ADHD
  • Dual Diagnosis Disorders

 

 
   

Cressy Wang, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist

Background

  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
  • B.A. in Psychology and Cognitive Science - University of Texas at Dallas
  • Joined SMU CAPS permanent staff in 2011

Focus

  • Depression
  • Adjustment issues
  • Multi-cultural concerns
  • Interpersonal relationships
  • Sexual assault/domestic violence
  • Anxiety
 

Fellows

   

Ben Lippe, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Background

  • Ph.D. Clinical Psychology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • M.S. Clinical Psychology, Abilene Christian University
  • B.A. Psychology, University of Texas at Austin
  • SMU Counseling and Psychiatric Services Pre-Doctoral Internship 2012-2013
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital, Consult-Liaison Psychiatry Service, Internship 2011-2012
  • Johnson County Adult Probation Department, Practicum, 2010-2011

Focus

  • Anxiety
  • Mood Disorders
  • Health Psychology
  • Life Transitions
 
   

Administrative Staff

Mary Skidmore Gibbs
Office Assistant

Background

  • University of Memphis
  • 10 years in the medical field
 
 
   

Tatasha Whetstone
Office Assistant

 

Testing Coordinator

Lori Antoine Krone, B.F.A., M.L.A.
Testing Coordinator

Background

  • B.F.A., Broadcast Journalism, Southern Methodist University
  • M.L.A., Southern Methodist University
  • Joined SMU CAPS in May 2004
  • Certified proctor for standardized, professional and academic testing
  • Member of National College Testing Association and Texas Association of Collegiate Testing Personnel
  • Email: lantoine@smu.edu (Please read this notice before emailing.)
 
 Lori Krone