George W. Smith, LICSW

George W. Smith, LICSW

McLean Hospital Title
Harvard Medical School Title
  • Teaching Associate in Psychiatry


George W. Smith, LICSW, graduated from Smith College School for Social Work in 1976 and has spent his entire career at McLean. He did 14 years of inpatient work, primarily focused on family therapy. In 1990, he became the program director of McLean’s first residential program for personality disorders and started an intensive outpatient program in 1996. He has been program director of the Borderline Center since 2001, and director of Outpatient Group Services since 1997.

Education & Training

  • 1970 BA in Sociology, Hobart College
  • 1976 MSW in Clinical Social Work, Smith College School for Social Work
  • 1975-1976 Social Work Internship, McLean Hospital
Board Certifications:
  • 1981 Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, Board of Registration of Social Workers, Commonwealth of Massachusetts


Phone: 617.855.3358
Office Address: Belmont campus - Service Building, Room 28B